Guillaume Brune , futur Maréchal d'Empire - Lettre Signée au Citoyen Lucien Bonaparte Ambassadeur à la cour d'Espagne - 1801

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Guillaume Brune , futur Maréchal d'Empire - Lettre Signée au Citoyen Lucien Bonaparte Ambassadeur à la cour d'Espagne - 1801
History, Manuscripts, War history - Quantity: 1 - Autograph letter signed (ALS)

28 Floréal Year 9 of the Republic. (18 May 1801).

Guillaume Brune, general-in-chief, member of the Council of State (following his support of the First Consul Napoleon Bonaparte and the coup d’etat of 18 Brumaire).

Signed letter to Lucien Bonapartre, Ambassador of the French Republic to the Spanish Court.

The most republican of the Marshals of the Empire writes to the most republican of the Bonapartists.

(Napoleon had always been suspicious of this marshal with entrenched republican ideas).

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"Citoyen Ministre ,
je vous remercie des témoignages d'amitié que vous me donnez, j y suis extrêmement sensible parce que je vous suis sincèrement attaché ainsi qu'à votre famille , je profite du retour du citoyen [..ouffre] près de vous pour vous donner l'assurance.
Salut et attachement."

- Brune -

In 1815, he was massacred in Avignon by the royalists and his inert body was stoned and thrown into the Rhone.

Lucien Bonaparte, appointed ambassador to Spain by Napoleon to distance him following his criticism of Josephine and his person.
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CNE France certificate of authenticity included.
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Lot details
Object
Autograph letter signed (ALS)
Number of Books
1
Subject
History, Manuscripts, War history
Author/ Illustrator
Guillaume Brune , futur Maréchal d'Empire
Book Title
Lettre Signée au Citoyen Lucien Bonaparte Ambassadeur à la cour d'Espagne
Condition
Fine
Publication year oldest item
1801
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Single page
Number of pages
1
Dimensions
29×20 cm
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