Lot 113: France. - Conde - Louis de Bourbon, , Philippe I, and others, marriage contract
27 October 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: Louis de Bourbon, (Prince de Condé), Philippe I, (Duc d'Orléans) and others, marriage contract ?, document signed, in French, 15 pp., heavily wormed throughout, Paris , 1662, with 4 other documents in French, v.s . (5) Legal document apparently concerning the marriage of Francois Glué, Councillor and Comptroller General of the House of Philippe d'Orléans, and Marie l'Allemant, signed by Louis, Prince de Condé (1621-1686), 'le Grand Condé', perhaps the greatest French general of his day, Philippe, Duc d'Orléans, younger son of Louis XIII, brother of Louis XIV, 'le Roi Soleil' and husband of Princess Henrietta of England, and some 40 other prominent members of the French military, political and legal establishment.