Phalibois Singing Bird on Perch Automaton
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
- Date / Time :
- November 03, 2005 10:00AM
Phalibois Singing Bird on Perch Automaton, the exotic brightly-colored bird with iridescent green-and-blue plumage, articulated head, beak and tail, on reconstructed 42-inch perch to reeded circular giltwood base with bass relief, going-barrel movement and birdsong bellows, ht. 48 in.
Literature: Christian Bailly, Flights of Fancy, p. 344.