Lot 400: King of Spain (1605–1665) who reigned from 1621 until his death. LS in Spanish, signed "Yo el Rey," three pages on two adjoining sheets, 8.25 x 12, March 19, 1653. Untranslated letter in which King Philip acknowledges receipt of the viceroy's last letter-report and thanks him for his zeal and efficiency in royal service. In very good condition, with some chipping and small tears to edges, show-through from writing to opposing sides, and skipping to portions of the signature.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 458
Wednesday, 12th August 2015
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