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Signatures, Approximately Forty Signed Documents and Correspondence from France and Italy, 15th-18th Century.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
48
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Signatures, Approximately Forty Signed Documents and Correspondence from France and Italy, 15th-18th Century. Including letters and documents signed by Rinaldo d'Este (1655-1737); Leopoldo de' Medici (1617-1675); Henri, Prince of Condé (1588–1646); a manuscript document in the hand of a papal nuncio from 1425; a letter of Diane d'Estrées (b. 1572); other letters signed by Louis, Prince d'Este, Marquis de Montecchio; Amelie Este; and other members of the Este family; Bishop Giulio de Medici; Henri I de Montmorency (1534-1614); and many others, some with water stains, trimmed, condition varies.
Estimate $800-1,000


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Henri I de Montmorency, Giulio de Medici, Diane d'Estr, Rinaldo d'Este, Duke of Ferrara and of Modena, European people, Henri, Henry I, Hereditary Princes of Modena, Hereditary Princesses of Modena, House of Este, House of Medici, Nobility, France, Italy

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