Napoleon's chambers at Versailles. Furnished with some pieces in The Empire style that showed influence from The Emperor's campaigns in Egypt. Earlier was the Directoire period of Design named for the Directorship after Louis XVI was dethroned. After Napoleans defeat, there was an important period in continental decoration called Biedermeier. The anti opulence and rise of the Bourgeoisie, named for the cartoon character Papa Biedermeier.