Lot #176
Jacques-Benigne Bossuet Autograph Letter Signed

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Estimate: $1000+

Description

French bishop and theologian (1627-1704) renowned for his sermons, and considered to be one of the most brilliant orators of all time. He served as court preacher to Louis XIV of France and tutor to his son, the Dauphin. ALS in French, signed “J. Benigne de Meaux,” one page both sides, 5.5 x 7.75, July 20, 1669. Untranslated handwritten letter by Jacques-Benigne Bossuet. In very good to fine condition, with staining which does not at all affect readability.

Auction Info

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





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