Marie d'Orléans aan haar neef Koning Albert I van België - Autograph; Letter of recommendation for a Danish lieutenant in the Belgian army - 1909/1865

Description
Marie d'Orléans aan haar neef Koning Albert I van België - Autograph; Letter of recommendation for a Danish lieutenant in the Belgian army - 1909/1865
History - Quantity: 1 - Signed by author - Autograph letter signed (ALS)

Letter dated 9 April of the great-granddaughter of King Louis Philippe of France, to her cousin Prince Albert of Belgium.

Princess of Denmark through her marriage with Prince Valdemar od Denmark, son of Christian IX.

Letter of recommendation for a Danish Lieutenant in the Belgian army.


"Mon cher cousin,
Je me permets de vous recommander le Lieutenant Danois x qui va faire un stage dans l'armée Belge. C'est un charmant homme, et j'éspère que vous aurez la bonté de le reçevoir
et je reste
votre bien affectionnée cousine
Marie"

Amusingly crowned anchor 'QUI QU'EN GROGNE, JE M'EN MOQUE' = those who look for trouble, behave annoying, I will not be bothered. This was her motto.

12.5 x 20 cm.

COA by Henri Godts, expert in books and manuscripts, Brussels.

Lot details
Object
Autograph letter signed (ALS)
Number of Books
1
Subject
History
Author/ Illustrator
Marie d'Orléans aan haar neef Koning Albert I van België
Book Title
Autograph; Letter of recommendation for a Danish lieutenant in the Belgian army
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1909
Publication year youngest item
1865
Edition
letter
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Single page
Extras
Signed by author
Number of pages
2
Dimensions
20 12.5
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