Lot 43: Napoleon Autograph Document Signed
December 2, 2016
New Orleans, LA, USALive Auction
Description: Napoleon Autograph Document Signed, partially printed vellum, dated March 5, 1812, signed by Napoleon, co-signed by the Minister of Justice and the Secretary of State, patent authorizing Jean Michel Murat to remain in the service of the King of the Two Sicilies, 17 1/4 in. x 22 1/2 in. Provenance: Gaspar Cusachs, entrepreneur, historian and collector, (1855-1929); The Gaspar Cusachs Collection, loaned to the Louisiana State Museum, New Orleans, LA (c. 1910-2016).