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Necker, Jacques (1732-1804)

Auction:
2483
Lot:
150
Sold for:
$385$325

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2483
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Necker, Jacques (1732-1804), Autograph letter signed, December 19, 1802, one page, in French, to Mr. Ricamiev, a banker, on financial matters concerning his account, with holograph address leaf, 4to, (edge chipping, seal loss to address leaf, else very good).

Note: A powerful financier and statesman, Necker served as Minister of Finance. His pro-reform movement made him a hero among the people of France as he strived to make the crown and government more transparent to the ordinary citizen.


Estimate $200-300

edge chipping, seal loss to address leaf, else very good

Keywords

Necker, Ricamiev, banker, Minister of Finance, powerful financier and statesman, France, Autograph, Leaf

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