Title: Letter by Charlotte de Beaune-Semblancay, concerning the will of Sieur De Molin, court Attache, 1594. Signed by Beaune-Semblancay.
Author: Charlotte de Beaune-Semblancay
Condition: Very Good
A letter penned by Charlotte de Beaune Semblancay, Viscountess of Tours, Baroness de Sauve, Marquise de Noirmoutier. She was a notable French noblewoman, and mistress of King Henry IV of France. She was also a member of Catherine de' Medici's "Flying Squadron", a group of female spies and informants recruited to seduce important men at court and glean important information. The letter features her signature at the end.
The contents of the letter concern the will of one Sieur De Molin, who seems to have been her court attache.
One letter in folio, two pages
This manuscript is in very good shape, with light rubbing and wear to some edges. There is light foxing and toning, namely to the margins. There is a very small hole to the bottom, obscuring a letter.