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Auction:
2483
Lot:
68A
Sold for:
$385$325

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2483
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

(French Royalty), three articles; Louis Philippe, King of France (1773-1850), signed letter, December 14, 1814, one page, in French, to Colonel Bessard, thanking him for sending the muster roll of his dragoons; Marie Amelie, Queen of France, Wife of Louis Philippe (1782-1866), autograph letter signed, Claremont, February 27, 1857, three pages, in French, recipient unknown, general news content; and Eugenie, Empress of the French (1826-1920), autograph letter signed, May 3 [no year], in Spanish, recipient unknown, general news content; all above framed with portraits; (mat burn to first, second with iron gall burn through and repaired fold, third with scattering spotting and minor smearing).
Estimate $300-500

mat burn to first, second with iron gall burn through and repaired fold, third with scattering spotting and minor smearing

Keywords

Louis Philippe, France, Bessard, Marie Amelie, Colonel, Empress, Autograph

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