The Musée du Louvre joins the commemorations of the bicentenary of the death of Napoleon I (15 August 1769 - 5 May 1821) through a collection of coins launched by the Monnaie de Paris, featuring details of the famous painting by Jacques-Louis David, the Coronation of Emperor Napoleon I and the Coronation of Empress Josephine in the Cathedral of Notre-Dame in Paris, on 2 December 1804
The Monnaie de Paris commemorates the bicentenary of the death of Napoleon I with a collection of coins, medals and objets d'art that highlights the different aspects of his extraordinary destiny, and with an exhibition that traces the Emperor's role in the monetary history of France and the use he made of coins and medals.
TO BE DISCOVERED SOON ON THE SHOP