The word ephemera is derived from the sixteenth century Greek word ephmera meaning a printed or hand written paper not meant to be retained for a long period of time. His father Louis Philippe II, Duke of Orleans. Had taken the name "Philippe Egalite".
Because he initially supported the French Revolution. However, following the deposition and execution of his cousin King Louis XVI. Louis Philippe fled the country. His father denounced his actions and voted for his death, but was imprisoned and executed that same year. Louis Philippe spent the next 21 years in exile before returning during the Bourbon Restoration.
He was proclaimed king in 1830 after his cousin Charles X. Was forced to abdicate by the July Revolution. The reign of Louis Philippe is known as the July Monarchy. His popularity faded as economic conditions in France deteriorated in 1847, and he was forced to abdicate after the outbreak of the French Revolution of 1848.
Photographs form part of the Description. Size of Bowl: 7H x 13.5W cm approx. Size of Saucer: 18.5 cm. Photos form part of the description.
The item "Antique French Sèvres Porcelain Bowl Saucer King Louis Philippe France Compiègne" is in sale since Friday, April 12, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectables\Historical Memorabilia\Royalty Collectables".The seller is "bibelotslondon" and is located in london. This item can be shipped worldwide.