Franz Joseph I of Austria

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Franz Joseph I of Austria

SKU:6028219

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Autograph letter signed

CHF650.00

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Autograph letter signed, one page, 5,5 x 7 inch, Schönbrunn, 1865, in German, to an unidentified correspondent - concerning the nomination of Baron Zsenyei (originally Sennyey) as Tavernicus (treasurer) and a meeting with a count Larisch, written and signed in dark ink "Franz Joseph", attractively mounted (removable) for fine display with a photograph, shows Franz Joseph I of Austria in a 3/4 length pose in uniform (altogether 11,75 x 8,25 inch), with two horizontal mailing folds and very mild signs of wear - in fine to very fine condition. "Ich ersuche Sie, die Eidesleistung des Baron Zsenyei, dessen Ernennung zum Tavernicus ich heute unterschreibe, auf Morgen um 1 Uhr in der Stadt zu bestellen und mir daher auch heute die Enthebung des Grafen Pálfy zur Unterschrift heraus zu schicken. Auch bitte ich den Grafen Larisch morgen um 1/2 2 Uhr in der Stadt zu mir zu bestellen. Sollte Mensdorff meine Anwesenheit in der Stadt heute wünschen, so bitte ich es mir zu telegraphieren und ihn deßhalb zu fragen. Sonst kann ich heute nicht hinein. Franz Joseph" Translated: "I ask you to order the oath of Baron Zsenyei, whose nomination as a `Tavernicus` I am signing today, for tomorrow at 1 o'clock in the city, and for this reason send me today for signature also the removal from office of Count Pálfy. Also I ask you to order Count Larisch tomorrow at 2:30 to me in the city. If Mensdorff wishes me to be present in the city today, I beg you to telegraph it to me and ask him about it. Otherwise I can not go in today. Franz Joseph"

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SKU 6028219
Profession Emperor of Austria and King of Hungary, and many others (see grand title of the Emperor of Austria) from 2 December 1848 until his death on 21 November 1916
Year of birth 1830
year of death 1916
Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm) 5,5 x 7 (altogether 11,75 x 8,25)
Condition fine to very fine
Type of Autograph letters