CHATEAUBRIAND, François René, Vicomte de. 19614

£200

Description

Original Signature ‘Chateaubriand’, taken from the end of a letter in a secretarial hand (referring, on the verso of this piece, to the evacuation of Santo Domingo). 4 x 8 inches, tipped on to part of an old album leaf. Dated by an early collector, Paris, 30 October 1823. Vicomte de Chateaubriand (1768-1848), politician and writer, author of the celebrated Memoires d’Outre-Tombe.