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LOT 19: "La Leçon De Danse", by ROULLET & DECAMPS. "The Dance Lession".


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"La Leçon De Danse", by ROULLET & DECAMPS. "The Dance Lession". Rare automaton by ROULLET & DECAMPS. Mechanical automaton on a pedestal with a female in porcelain head with mouth open, and her dancing doll standing on a small table. Head and arm movements, while the doll turns by itself. Music box. The mechanism is housed in the base wound by key on the side. Very nice conditon in the original state. France c. 1890. Three different movements. France, c. 1890. 20,0 x 7,2 x 5,2 in. Iconographic Reference: "The golden age of automata" by Christian Bally. CH

"La Leçon De Danse" von ROULLET & DECAMPS. "Die Tanzstunde". Seltener Automat von ROULLET & DECAMPS. Mechanischer Automat mit einer Dame auf einem Sockel, diese mit Porzellankopf und beweglichem Mund, sowie Kopf- und Armbewegungen und ihre Tanzpuppe, welche sich auf einem kleinen Tisch von sich selbst zur Musik der Spieluhr dreht. Der Mechanismus ist in der Basis untergebracht, seitlich angebracht der Aufzugschlüssel. Im Originalzustand. Frankreich, ca. 1890. Drei verschiedene Bewegungen, sehr schöne Erhaltung. 50,0 x 18,0 x 13,0 cm. Literatur: "The Golden Age of Automata", von Christian Bally. CH

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