Musical Clown Magician
Automaton by Vichy, c. 1900
With plaster-composition head and original
paint, glass eyes with articulated eyelids, original mohair wig and felt
hat, single-air going-barrel movement in the base with brass Vichy key and
"acorn" stop/start, dressed in the original silk suit, height 21 in. (54 cm).
A charming magician automaton, in beautiful original condition.
Reserve: 12.000/US$ 15,360