Lot 4: Cycles Le Chevreuil. ca. 1895
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: GASTON NOURY (1866-?) Size: 22 3/8 x 31 1/8 in./57 x 79 cm Imp. Sevestre, Paris Noted as having the "smallest rim in the world" and tires which can be changed "in ten seconds," the Chevreuil bicycle appears to be the lightest and fastest thing on two wheels. This is the before-letters version of the design, hand-signed by the artist. (bicycle, bike)
Condition Report: A-/ Very slight tears at top edge. Framed.
Dimensions: 22 3/8 x 31 1/8 in./57 x 79 cm
Artist or Maker: GASTON NOURY (1866-?)
Date: ca. 1895