Lot 762: AGRICOLE & INDUSTRIELLE DE MONTESSON, SOC.
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 29 June 1835 78 YVELINES. PARIS. Action de F1000. Serie 2. black on blue paper. No 37. Folds with a few small holes. Brame Chevalier & Co. Founded for the cultivation of sugar beets and distilling them into sugar products for human consumption. Must be one of the finest French shares of its period. Large format, with a wide border shows arange of sugar-farming work, all amusingly drawn, as well as beet-plants, blocks of sugar, crushing- and boiling-plant, the factory at Montesson (near Versailles), and more. The very black background to the pictures contrasts well with the blue paper.Very early date - the earliest French sugar share we know. Rarity 10.
Condition Report: VF