Autograph letter signed, one page, 7,25 x 10 inch, 2.03.1810, in French, to `Monsieur Le Comte` (possibly Germain Garnier, president of the Senat conservateur, of which Berthollet was member) - requesting that M. Miege to be appointed to an administrative position in the French principality of Erfurt, written and signed in black ink "Berthollet", attractively mounted (removable) for fine display with a portrait picture of Claude Louis Berthollet (altogether 16,5 x 11,75 inch), with a central horizontal letter fold, mild soiling, text and signature crossed out - in fine to good condition. In parts: "... Mon compatriote M. Miege a été employé dans differentes parties de l`administration pendant les guerres de Pruße et d`Autriche. il a contribué à l`administration des domaines situés dans les provinces d`Erfurt, Fulde. (...) il en a étable les Budgets et forme les dotations. M. Genoit qui revient en france desirerait d`avoir M. Miege pour (...) dans la direction des domaines situés dans la province d`Erfurt..." Translated: "... My compatriot M. Miege was employed in different parts of the administration during the Prussian and Austrian wars. He has contributed to the administration of the estates in the provinces of Erfurt, Fulde ... There he has put the budgets and the allocations. Mr. Genoit who returns to France would like to have Mr. Miege for (...) in the direction of the estates located in the province of Erfurt ..."
|Profession||Savoyard-French chemist who became vice president of the French Senate in 1804|
|Year of birth||1748|
|year of death||1822|
|Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm)||7,25 x 10 (altogether 16,5 x 11,75 inch)|
|Condition||fine to good|
|Type of Autograph||letters|