Empress Josephine

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Fantastic Empress Joséphine de Beauharnais her castle and jewels.

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Empress Josephine

  1. 1. Helga Design
  2. 2. Empress Joséphine created an extensive collection of roses, gathering plants from her native Martinique and from other places around the world. She grew some 250 varieties of roses The Château de Malmaison is a country house (or château) in the city of Rueil- Malmaison about 12 km from Paris. It was formerly the residence of Joséphine de Beauharnais
  3. 3. Through her daughter, Hortense, she was the maternal grandmother of Napoléon III. Through her son, Eugène, she was the great-grandmother of later Swedish and Danish kings and queens.
  4. 4. After her divorce from Napoléon, Joséphine received Malmaison in her own right, along with a pension of 5 million francs a year, and remained there until her death in 1814
  5. 5. Chamber of Joséphine
  6. 6. Joséphine de Beauharnais née Tascher de la Pagerie; 23 June 1763 – 29 May 1814 was the first wife of Napoleon I, and thus the first Empress of the French. Her first husband Alexandre de Beauharnais was guillotined during the Reign of Terror, and she was imprisoned in the Carmes prison until her release five days after Alexandre's execution
  7. 7. Chamber of Napoleon
  8. 8. Josephine: Napoleon's Incomparable Empress
  9. 9. Château de Malmaison
  10. 10. Empress Josephine Jewels
  11. 11. Empress Josephine Emerald Tiara
  12. 12. Empress Josephine Sapphire & Diamond Necklace
  13. 13. Josephine Coronation set with 1040 diamonds
  14. 14. Some of here TiarasSome of here Tiaras Some of here Tiaras of here Tiaras
  15. 15. Napoléon

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