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Roullet et Decamps Rabbit in Cabbage Automaton

Auction:
2314
Lot:
320
Sold for:
$1,410$1,200

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 03, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Roullet et Decamps Rabbit in Cabbage Automaton, with open-spring motor playing one air and causing the leather-covered rabbit with glass eyes to emerge from the heart of fabric cabbage, wave his ears, chew on a piece of lettuce, nod his head over the edge of the cabbage and then disappear, ht. extended 11 in., with circular Decamps key.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Keywords

Alexandre-Gabriel Decamps, Automaton, Cabbage, Cultivars