• Vichy Pierrot écrivain automaton by André Soriano

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  • Vichy Pierrot écrivain automaton by André Soriano

    (3 images )
  • Vichy Pierrot écrivain automaton by André Soriano

    (3 images )

LOT 81C: Vichy Pierrot écrivain automaton by André Soriano


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Fantastic recreation of one of the most famous Vichy automaton by clockmaker André Soriano for the AutomatonMuseum Galea in Monte Carlo.The automaton was built with electric motor for display use in the museum. 100 % copy by the curator of the museum and one of the best contemporary automaton builder. Great action: the Pierrot writes a loveletter to Colombine. the bright flame of the light gets small and he falls asleep. (his head goes down and his eyes close) Suddenly he wakes up- turns the light on and continues to write.(FR)

Dimensions: 70x53x35

Mouvements: 10

Reproduction électrique Pierrot écrivain Vichy, création André Soriano

Pierrot écrivain Création André SORIANO Reproduction électrique du "Pierrot écrivain" Célèbre automate de Gustave Vichy 1875. Un bel exemplaire figurant dans la collection de Juliette Gréco, un autre est au Musée de Monaco (ancienne collection de Galéa). Nombreuses littératures dont "LAge dor des automates de Ch. Bailly". Il termine sa correspondance à la lueur de sa lampe, mais il finit pas sendormir et la lampe séteint ; il séveille et saperçoit quil na plus de lumière. Il allonge le bras pour lever la mèche et sa lampe se rallume ; il tourne la tête, fait mouvoir les paupières et continue décrire. (FR)

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