Lot 34: Falcon. ca. 1894
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: PAL (Jean de Paléologue, 1860-1942) Size: 42 3/4 x 58 in./108.7 x 147.4 cm Imp. Paul Dupont, Paris Along with Bixton, Falcon was one of two brands which formed the Franco-American Bicycle Company. This is one of Pal's finest cycling designs, the sky a tempestuous mix of burgundy, peach, and navy, while the ghostly rider brandishes a pure, beaming falcon, illuminating the otherwise ominous road ahead. (bicycle, bike)
Condition Report: B/ Restored tears at folds & edges.
Dimensions: 42 3/4 x 58 in./108.7 x 147.4 cm
Artist or Maker: PAL (Jean de Paléologue, 1860-1942)
Date: ca. 1894