Lot 180

19th Century Russian Officers & Diplomats.-

Autograph collection from various officers, politicians and other notable figures including: Countess Yuliya Pavlovna Samoylova (signed letter), Russian Noblewoman and very close friend of Karl Bryullovhad, dated 1830, one page, 8vo, about 1840; Aleksandr Petrovič Bazilevskij (signed letter in French) Russian Officer in Vienna, Florence, Paris and Art Collector well known by the name “le roi des collectionneurs” because of his large and precious Collection, two leaves, 4to, 1854; Major General Manfredi of Russian Navy (signed letter in French) regarding the recompense of 1000 roubles to Captain Cavedoni, for is role in the conquest of Danzica by the Russian Army, one page, folio, 1814; Carlo de Heydeken (signed letter in French to the Count J. Graberg de Hemso in Florence) Consul in Russia, regarding the purchase of antique medals, two pages, 4to, 1834; Sir Frederick Adam (3 signed letters in French and Italian to the Cavalier Barbieri in Rome) General in the British Army against Napoleon troops, 8vo, about 1840 (small quantity)

Estimate: £300-£400