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Josephine, Empress of the French (1763-1814)

Auction:
2256
Lot:
102
Sold for:
$2,115$1,800

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2256
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 21, 2004 11:00AM

Description:

Josephine, Empress of the French (1763-1814), Autograph letter signed, April 23, 1799, one page, recipient unknown, concerning a recommendation and a request, delivered by "Citizen Dupin," (good); together with a clipped signature of Francis Joseph Charles Napoleon, a clipped document with the writing of the Duke of Reichstadt, a small oval portrait miniature of Napoleon Bonaparte and a commemorative gilt bronze pendant medallion.
Estimate $2,200-3,200

Keywords

Empress , Reichstadt, Francis Joseph Charles Napoleon, Napoleon Bonaparte, Autograph, First French Empire, House of Bonaparte, Knights of the Golden Fleece, Napoleon I of France

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