Lot #178
Cardinal Richelieu Document Signed

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Estimate: $1500+


French cardinal and statesman (1585-1642) who served as chief minister from 1624 until his death, widely considered the world's first prime minister. Scarce manuscript DS, signed "Card. Richelieu," one page both sides, 8.5 x 13.5, July 30, 1637. Untranslated document concerning a lease for naval offices. In fine condition.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts
  • Dates: #616 - Ended September 15, 2021

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