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us: Tessin, Carl Gustaf, 1695-1770

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    • us: Géant borgne, 1695-1770
    • us: Tessin, comte de, 1695-1770
    • us: Tessin, Karl Gustaf, 1695-1770
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        (naf) Stockholm (Sweden)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Södermanlands län (Sweden)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) France
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        • Organization: Kungl. Svenska vetenskapsakademien
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        Kungl. Svenska vetenskapsakademien
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  • Sources

    • found: Scheffer, C. Lettres particulières à Carl Gustaf Tessin, 1744-1752, 1982: t.p. (Carl Gustaf Tessin) p. 5 (le comte Carl Gustaf Tessin, 1695-1770)
    • found: Tessin, Carl Gustaf. Faunillane, ou L'infante jaune, 1741, via Gallica, Oct. 1, 2014: preliminary page 8 (dedication signed: Le geant borgne) manuscript note in BnF copy (by the comte de Tessin, Swedish ambassador in France)
    • found: Barbier, A.A. Ouvrages anonymes: v. 2, col. 437 (Faunillaune, ou L'infante jaune is by the comte de Tessin, Swedish ambassador extraordinary to France)
    • found: Nordisk familjebok, 1919, via Project Runeberg, Oct. 1, 2014 (Karl Gustaf Tessin, greve, statesman and art patron, born 5 September 1695 in Stockholm, died 7 Januari 1770 at Åkerö)
    • found: Swedish Wikipedia, Oct. 1, 2014 (Carl Gustaf Tessin, born 5 september 1695, died 7 januari 1770; Swedish count (greve); member of the orders of the Seraphim, the Sword and the North Star; diplomat, politician; ambassador in Paris, 1739-1742; chancellery president (head of the Swedish government), 1746-1752; art collector; son of the architect Nicodemus Tessin the Younger; author of works in French and Swedish, including Faunillane, and of published speeches in Swedish)
    • found: Wikipedia, Oct. 1, 2014 (Carl Gustaf Tessin (5 September 1695-7 January 1770), Swedish politician and son of architect Nicodemus Tessin the Younger; prominent representative of French culture in Sweden; orator; born in Stockholm; elected a member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences in 1741; died at his estate at Åkerö Manor, Södermanland, Sweden)
  • LC Classification

    • PT9711.T5
  • Change Notes

    • 1984-02-10: new
    • 2015-01-15: revised
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