Other Treasures > An original 1824 letter with autograph of Empress Maria Feodorovna (1759-1828), wife of Paul I

A June 1824 letter from Grigory Ivanovich Villamov to Honorary Guardian Ivan Feodorovich Savrasov (1767-1839) regarding the Gatchina Foundling Home overseen by Empress Maria Feodorovna (1759-1828), wife of Paul I, the letter regarding the quality of the children’s diet and the need to include vegetables and milk, with the Dowager Empress’ signature confirming the directive across the top. Accompanied by a brief summary of the text in English. 10 x 8 in.

Price: $1,750

Item#: 1803-216

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