Le Candele - Manuscript; Project about the establishment of a Dutch National Bank - 1794

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Le Candele - Manuscript; Project about the establishment of a Dutch National Bank - 1794
Economics, History, Manuscripts - Quantity: 1 - other extra - see description - Manuscript

Document drafted on the eve of the creation of the Dutch National Bank.

The document describes and analyses, within the scope of establishing a Dutch National Bank, the socio-economic situation of the late 18th and early 19th centuries, the position of the Netherlands in economic and monetary Europe, the existing trade and bank relations and the possible business construction (securities, fundraising, mortgages, etc.).

Unique piece

With references to:
- The closure of the Scheldt (1587-1795)
- Traités du Barrieres de Nimegue, de Riswich et de Radstat
- La Compagnie (VOIC)
- Economic evaluations after 1787
- Le gouvernement general des Pays Bas
- Emperor Joseph II
- 1792 letter from Hendrik Van der Noot to General Charles-François Dumouriez
- Edouard de Walckiers
- La Banque de Venne
- La maison d’Autriche

Author Le Candele: Le Candele was an old noble family from Antwerp and originally from French Flanders, for more info please visit their page on Wikipedia.

The “Catalogue des Manuscrits de la Bibliothèque Royal des Ducs de Bourgogne” Tome III, 2ieme partie, mentions a finished manuscript in 1794 of which this manuscript is a draft (see last 2 scans).

A total of 6 large leaves of approx. 44 × 66 cm, 24 pages.

All pages are photographed, along with the catalogue entries.

Lot details
Object
Manuscript
Number of Books
1
Subject
Economics, History, Manuscripts
Author/ Illustrator
Le Candele
Book Title
Manuscript; Project about the establishment of a Dutch National Bank
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1794
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Vellum
Extras
other extra - see description
Number of pages
24
Dimensions
44×33 cm
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