Rare Musical Automaton
(the Hypnotist) by Henry Phalibois, c. 1910
Depicting an illusionist performing a levitation on his female subject, both figures with papier-mâché heads and glass eyes with articulated
eyelids, on wood base containing going-barrel motor, height. 39 ½ in. (100 cm) x width 31 in. (80
Good restored working condition.
Estimate: € 30.000/45.000
Reserve: € 25.000/US$ 33,750