Rare Electric Automaton
Illusion« by Henry Phalibois, c. 1920
The magician with papier-mâché head, articulated eyelids and
jaw. The electric motor driving three pulleys and thirteen boxwood
A rare and remarkable piece, companion to "Le Magnétiseur (cross reference lot 435 in this auction)!
Reserve: 15.000/US$ 20,250