Lot 508: PECHERIES ET CHASSES DES ETANGS DE VIRELLES ET GONRIEUX, S.A. FRANCAISE DES
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 15 December 1879 HAINAUT. PARIS. Action de F200. green, black. #1000. No 531. A few small edge-splits. Border of fishing and bird-shooting themes, including a gun-dog, fish, ducks, etc., also an early steam- and sailing-ship. Pretty piece. Only 1000 issued. Issued in Paris but the hunting was done in Hainaut, Belgium, more precisely around the lakes of Virelles (today part of Chimay) and Gonrieux (part of Couvin).
Condition Report: VF-EF