GOUVION SAINT-CYR, age 48, also enlisted during the revolution; once an engineering student, artist, then actor, he became an expert draftsman in the military — working his way up by being at the center of major campaigns.
This is the single Marshal refusing to sign the petition of senior officers requesting Napoleon makes himself Emperor, consequently, he is the only Marshal here not to have attended Napoleon’s coronation.
From the script: “Voice of the Hollow Man”
(6″w x 6″/21″h x 4″d)
. . . .