Friday, September 25, 2009

Gabriel de Büren 1669-1694

Gabriel was the second son of Jean-Charles de Büren (1636-1719) and Dorothée de Wattenwyl (1644-1674). He served the Swiss Guards in Holland under William III Prince of Orange and King on England. His military career seemed promising but would die young at the age of 25.

Gabriel de Büren (1669-1694), painted in 1694.

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