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Christopher Forbes's Napoleon Art Collection : Press Preview Prior Its Auction at Osenat in Fontainebleau

PARIS, FRANCE - FEBRUARY 23: Christopher Forbes, vice chairman of Forbes poses next to the uniform worn around 1869-1870 by the crown Prince, son of Napoleon III during the installation of his collection of souvenirs from the Second Empire at the Opera Garnier on February 23, 2016 in Paris, France. The famous American billionaire Christopher Forbes and vice chairman of Forbes decided to disperse his collection of souvenirs from the Second Empire. Christopher Forbes collection consists of over 2,000 art objects, paintings, sculptures, manuscripts, photographs and other historical souvenirs and the Wedding Certificate of Emperor Napoleon I and Empress Josephine (1804), all for a total value estimated between 3 and 4 million euros. This world's largest unique private collection will be auctioned on 5 and 6 March 2016 in Fontainebleau (Seine-et-Marne). (Photo by Chesnot/Getty Images)
Christopher Forbes's Napoleon Art Collection : Press Preview Prior Its Auction at Osenat in Fontainebleau
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