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[DUKE OF BERRY]

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Folio 39.5 x 26 cm. In sheet. 17 ff. including title. Small tear in the title. Manuscript. Set listing the staff of the Duke of Berri, probably drawn up shortly after his assassination.  They are divided into 5 categories:1.    Room staff2.... Read more...

Folio 39.5 x 26 cm. In sheet. 17 ff. including title. Small tear in the title.

Manuscript. Set listing the staff of the Duke of Berri, probably drawn up shortly after his assassination.  They are divided into 5 categories:
1.    Room staff
2.    Stable staff
3.    Crafting staff
4.    Catering staff
5.    Staff employed at Bagatelle
Each category includes the following information: name, type of employment, remuneration, seniority, age and marital status, any participation in military campaigns conducted by the prince, children placed in the same princely household.

Very interesting manuscript giving the state of the house of the Duke of Berri some time after his death.

[DUKE OF BERRY]

Etat Général des employés composants la maison de feu S.A.R. le Mons. Le Duc de Berri.

[1820]

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