This letter, circa 1915, was written by Russian religious and political figure Grigory Rasputin and includes the original enveloped addressed to "Noble Prince Obolensky".
A brief message from the Emperor Napoleon superimposed on a larger document.
Letter from Jacques Necker, financier to King Louis XVI, to le Comte de la Tour du Pin, dated August 20, 1789.
This document is a letter from Joséphine, first Empress of the French, to Paul Barras, her old sponsor. Signed 'Lapagerie Bonaparte.' The use of the name Lapagerie in letters from Joséphine is very rare.
Report from the Minister of War to Marie Louise, Empress of France.
Signed and dated November 10, 1790.
This multiple page French document includes detailed information about the restoration of Fontainebleau.
An important French document signed by Marie Antoinette at Versailles in 1783 ordering the treasurer of the house to pay for the queen's dresses.