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        The Mortuary Chapel at St. Mary's Church, Chislehurst, holding the tomb of Emperor Napoleon III and his son, the Prince Imperial

        English School, (19th century). Medium: engraving. Date: 19th Century. The exiled French Emperor Napoleon III (1808-73) settled in Chislehurst after the end of the Second Empire in France; his son Eugene-Louis Napoleon Bonaparte (1856-79) died fighting the Zulus in South Africa and his mother Empress Eugenie (1826-1920) built the chapel in commemoration of her son and husband; their remains were later moved to Farnborough, Hampshire; Provenance: Private Collection.


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