Result list 1 April 2017

The results of our April sale will be available here on April 2.

Lotnumber: 554
62 PAS-DE-CALAIS. PARIS-PLAGE/ARRAS. Action de F100. blue, yellow. No 7844. The Paris-Plage section of Le Touquet Paris-Plage, on the coast of the Pas de Calais, was born in 1882, when a Frenchman bought an area of sand dunes, part of a hunting estate, to develop as a holiday resort. In 1902 the land was bought by an Englishman, to develop for sale to wealthy English. This company was formed in Arras in 1902 to finance development. Many fine houses were built, and it is still an exclusive and expensive resort, still popular with the English. Underprint of the beach.
Date: 15 November 1902
Quality: EF
Startprice: € 50