After Angelo Soliman died on 20 November 1796, his only daughter Josephine had to apply for the release of his estate to her. This required that she provide an inventory of his possessions, and this inventory provides us with a unique insight into Soliman’s standing. Unlike his contemporary Ignatius Fortuna, Soliman died with relatively wealth, even though he was well-known and widely respected in Vienna.
Source: “Verlassenschaftabhandlung (28 November 1796),” Wiener Stadt- und Landesarchiv Akt 3.1.4.A1.S44 Angelo Soliman.
Transcribed by Dr. Margaret Lewis, University of Tennessee-Martin.
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