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Le bivouac de l’Empereur (The Emperor’s bivouac) Waterloo


Le bivouac de l’Empereur (The Emperor’s bivouac)

21/03/2019 to 01/09/2019

Napoleon’s “Garde-meuble” is on display at the Wellington Museum in Waterloo from 21 March to 1 September, campaign tents, luxurious portable furniture and clever objects that were designed and made for the Emperor to take wherever he travelled, whether in war or in peace. The exhibition is completed by iconographic documents, pictorial works and patents related to the creation of these objects. In collaboration with the Mobilier National, and the manufactories of Les Gobelins, Beauvais and Savonnerie, supported by several loans from the Fondation Napoléon Collection.