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François-René, Vicomte de Chateaubriand, portrait
Portrait of François-René, vicomte de Chateaubriand: 18th century French writer and royalist politician, founder of romanticism in French literature. The steak bearing his name was actually invented by his personal chef.
Baroness Anne Louise Germaine de Stael-Holstein ( Madame de Stael) 1766 – 1817, portrait
Portrait of Baroness Anne Louise Germaine de Stael-Holstein: Napoleonic era French noblewoman, author, and intellectual who was one of Napoleon’s main opponents
Nicolas Léonard Sadi Carnot, portrait
Portrait of Nicolas Léonard Sadi Carnot: 19th century French military engineer and physicist, pioneer of thermodynamics and author of the first successful theory of the maximum efficiency of heat engines. His famous cycle has no wheels