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Link: linnaeus.c18.net/Letter/L1730 • Carl Linnaeus to Carl Gustaf Tessin, 19 March 1754 n.s.
Dated 1754 d. 19 Mars. Sent from Uppsala (Sweden) to (). Written in Swedish.

upSUMMARY

Linnaeus expresses his deepest thanks to Carl Gustaf TessinTessin, Carl Gustaf
(1695-1770). Swedish. Count, important
politician and patron of science and
art. He supported Swedish artists and
scientists and collected art, books and
natural history objects. He assisted
Linnaeusís career in many ways. Married
to Lovisa Ulrica Tessin. Uncle to
Fredrik Sparre. Correspondent of
Linnaeus.
for the medal he has received [see letter from Tessin to Linnaeus, dated the same day, 19 MarchLetter L1729].

As Linnaeus has learned that Tessin would like to receive meat from Falun, Linnaeus has arranged for meat to be sent to Läckö.

Linnaeus also hopes to meet Tessin during the Easter in Stockholm and he expresses his kindest regards to the Countess Tessin [Lovisa Ulrica TessinTessin, Lovisa Ulrica (-1768).
Swedish. Countess, wife of Carl Gustaf
Tessin.
].

upMANUSCRIPTS

a. original holograph (RA, Ericsbergsarkivet, Autografsamlingen, vol. 132, Nr. 9). [1] [2] [3]

upEDITIONS

1. Svenska arbeten (1878), vol. 1, p. 28-29   p.28  p.29.