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Lot 0022
Rare letter from reign of Francesco di Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany, dated at Livorno, March 1583 , to Mario Capizzucchi in Rome, 1 p. 4to, regarding the murder of Giovan Battista Adami, a relative of Lodovico Orsini, by Antimo Capizzucchi. È seguito disgraziatamente et a caso, et se l’opera mia gli sarà di quel giovamento, chi si è promesso, io ne sentirei molto piacere. Francesco I and his lover Bianca Cappello interceded with the victim’s family but Antimo was decapitated on the 29th April 1589 by order or Sixtus V. Very Good, remnant of tap marks from mounting, one page with attached black address leaf, lacks paper seal. Measures 8 x 10.5".

Reserve: $250.00

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    1583 Manuscript Letter Medici Interesting Content

    Estimate $300 - $350Dec 19, 2018
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