Handwritten document signed, one page, 6,5 x 4 inch, in French, acknowledgement for the receipt of money of 800 Livres from bill broker Malpeyre de St. Real for writer Joseph Grellet Desprades - Abbe Deprades (1733-1810), written and signed by Joseph-Ignace Guillotin in black ink - additionally inscribed by a collector to the bottom edge in red ink, attractively mounted (removable) for fine display with a picture, shows a guillotine in use during the French Revolution (altogether 8,25 x 11,75 inch), with very mild signs of wear - in nearly very fine condition.
|Profession||French physician who proposed on 10 October 1789 the use of a device to carry out death penalties in France|
|Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm)||6,5 x 4 (altogether 8,25 x 11,75 inch)|
|Type of Autograph||documents|
|Expert comment||very rare !|
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