(de Beauharnais, 1763-1814, First wife of Napoleon I, Empress Josephine)]
Piece of Embroidered Silk Brocade,
a beautifully worked flower on silk, mounted on a board annotated in pencil "Silk Brocade worn by Josephine wife of Napolean I" and the address in the corner "Camden House, Chislehurst, Kent", with a note that it was formerly the property of William REDMORE BIGG R.A. (1755-1818, Painter, pupil of Edward PENNY R. A.), 4" x 5"