Marie Antoinette

King Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette Last Testaments

King Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette Last Testaments 

Booklet “Notice Historique sur Le Testament de Louis XVI” and “Notice Historique sur Le Testament de la Reine Marie Antoinette d’Autriche,” 20p (16 numbered), 8.25” x 10”. In French. On laid paper. “De l’Imprimerie de Gillé, rue Saint-Jean-de-Beauvais, Nº 18.” Printed by order of King Louis XVIII, 1816. Facsimiles of the testaments not present. Fine condition.

Facsimiles of the signatures of Marie Antoinette, Madame Elisabeth (sister of Louis XVI), and “the young Louis XVII” are on one page. On another page are the facsimile signatures of A.Q. Fouquier, Legot, Guffroy, Massieu, and L. Le Cointre. Fouquier was the prosecutor of the Revolutionary Tribunal and the other four were the representatives of Versailles. Fouquier was later guillotined.

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Item: 57454

Price: $2,500.00
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