Autograph note, unsigned : "ou Camp de [Leuse?], ", [n.d.].


Autograph note, unsigned : "ou Camp de [Leuse?], ", [n.d.].

Showing the purchase of the estate of Pompadour which Louis XV gave to Mme. Pompadour and from which she derived her title. In full: "Mme. d'Etoiles aiant achepte la terre de Pompadour et la voulant bien traitter vous n'aves qu'a lui expedier le brevet dont copie est cy-jointe pour qu'elle puisse jouir deshonneurs attaches a la ditte terre."

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