368. Auction

26-30 March 2019 in Wiesbaden

Lot no.88

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening800 €
Sold for2.000 €

1623, entire letter, signed by FERDINAND II, Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire (1619-1637), to Colonel and Field Marshal Ambrosio Spinola, commander-in-chief of the Spanish troops in the Netherlands. Magnificent imperial seal on the backside. Historical autograph

Lot no.89

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening250 €
Sold for650 €

1627, entire princely messenger-letter from Brussels to Hesdin, dated 16.9., signed by the Infanta ISABELLA, proconsul in the Spanish Netherlands in the Name of the Spanish King, nice paper covered seal on reverse, interesting autograph

Lot no.206

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening150 €

1743/44, 2 entire letters from the time of the War of Austrian Succession from WAVRE (black line marking) to Brussels (Cito-Cito) and from Antwerp (handwritten “d’anvers”) to Dunkirk, fees according to the french general-tarif from 1729!

Lot no.210

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening1.000 €
Sold for1.800 €

1744, 29.6., dated military letter from the Austrian troops in the Netherlands to Brussels with rare circle marking “AA” (= Armee Autrichienne), no fees mentioned, only few pieces recorded

Lot no.211

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening1.000 €
Sold for1.600 €

1744, 24.9., entire military letter from the British troops in the Netherlands from Anstein (betwenn Tournay and Lille) to Antwerp. Very rare circle marking “AB” (= Armee Britannique), 4 Sols fee, only a few pieces known

Lot no.212

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening1.500 €
Sold for2.800 €

1744, 3.10., entire military letter from the Dutch troops “Au Camps de Helschin…”, written by Landgraf Guillaume von Hessen-Phillipsthal to his wife in The Hague. Very rare boxed “AHOL” (= Armee hollandaise), only few pieces recorded

Lot no.217

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening250 €

1746, 19.5. entire military letter from the French troops at the “camp de herental en Brabant” to Nancy, black line marking “ARM: DE FLANDRE”, superb marking, 16 Sols fee, scarce