LOUIS XIV DOCUMENT SIGNED AS COUNT OF PROVENCE 1653 König von Frankreich
"KING LOUIS XIV DOCUMENT ON LARGE PARCHMENT SIGNED AS COUNT OF PROVENCE IN PARIS ON DECEMBRE 1653". Size: 21" x 14.3" (53.5 cm x 36.5 cm). Provence : The territory was ceded to Louis XI by Margaret of Anjou, the heiress, on 19 October 1480, and united to the crown in the following year; however, the Union was legally reversed by the 1486Edict of Union, which stipulated that Provence and its accompanying territories would "in no way be subordinated to the crown or realm of France".
Accordingly, the King of France was titled in relation to Provence. Par la grâce de Dieu roi de France, comte de Provence, Forcalquier et terres adjacentes.
By the Grace of God King of France, Count of Provence, Forcalquier and the lands adjacent. Louis, by the grace of God, King of France and Navarre, Count of Provence, Force. And adjacent lands, to all present and to come, Salut! Given at Paris, the 20th day of December, the year of grace 1653, and of our reign the eleventh. This item is in the category "Antiques\Manuscripts". The seller is "antiqueparchments" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Date of Publication: December 20, 1653
- Material: Parchment
- Region: Europe
- Type: Handwritten Manuscript
- Author: Louis XIV of France
- Subject: Military & War
- Original/Facsimile: Original
- Language: French
- Special Attributes: Signed