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Bonaparte and Egypt

Bonaparte and Egypt
PARIS  •  Institut du Monde Arabe  •  Ongoing
The exhibition documents Napoleon's Egyptian campaign from 1798 to 1801 and seeks to  to give a new perspective on French-Egyptian relations in the 19th century, in particular after Napoleon's expedition to Egypt in 1798.

The exhibition showcases 350 objects on loan from the British Museum and Library, the Napoleon Museum in Arenenberg, Switzerland, the Art and History Museum in Geneva, Egypt's Bibliotheca Alexandrina and the Islamic and Coptic Museums in Egypt.

Institut du Monde Arabe Web Site

Contact: Institut du Monde Arabe
1, rue des Fossés Saint-Bernard
75005 Paris
Tel: (33) 08 92 70 26 04

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