1876 Wood Engraving Louis XVI Coronation Moreau Sermon Oath Moreau XGGA9

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This is an original 1876 black and white wood engraving of of 20yr old Louis XVI taking the coronation oath. Later in life, he joined the Masonic Lodge Trois Frères à l'Orient in Versailles along with his brothers and spouse, the infamous Marie Antoinette.

CONDITION

This 135+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. Light wrinkling. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8.75 x 6.25 inches; 22 x 16 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

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Keywords specific to this image: costume, clergy, archbishop, monarch, king, France

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