Lot 590: ENTREPRISE DES CONSTRUCTIONS POUR LA PARTIE MERIDIONALE DE LA VILLE DE LYON
29 October 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 1 January 1775 69 RHONE. LYON. Action. black. No 88. Formed 1771 to acquire land for development as a new quarter of the city of Lyon, and also to participate in the buildings of mills. Signed by Perrache, after whom the old main station of Lyon is named. Perrache had the idea as far back as 1765 of enlarging the city by linking a large river island by road to the rest of the city. The buyer of the share was to pay 11.000 livres to the company, and receive 6.000 pieds of land for erecting a building.
Condition Report: VF-EF