Title: Genealogical Family Tree of Lady Marguerite de Fontaine and her Ancestors. Illuminated Manuscript on Parchment, 17th Century
Condition: Very Good
An undated 17th century genealogical family tree for Lady Marguerite de Fontaine and her ancestors, of the de Fontaine family, originally from the county of Artois, Belgium. The family tree is written in French and is adorned with 31 watercolor coats of arms, many accentuated and illuminated with gold. The first main row features the 16 noble families from which Marguerite de Fontaine is descended from.
One illuminated manuscript on parchment, 44.2 x 30.8 cm
This manuscript is in very good shape, with some wear and staining, the staining partially damaging two of the coats of arms.