Lot 16: Singer Cycle. ca. 1894
30 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: EMILE CLOUET Size: 35 3/4 x 50 1/4 in./90.8 x 127.8 cm Imp. J. Kossuth, Paris Founded in 1874, the Singer Cycle Company was a popular brand of bicycle, noted as being the first to feature a curved fork within the frame. Here, a handsome cyclist shows off his latest model to a bevy of young women in a composition not dissimilar from Pal's poster for Whitworth Cycles. This is the before-letters version of the design. (bicycle, bike)
Condition Report: B/ Slight tears at folds.
Dimensions: 35 3/4 x 50 1/4 in./90.8 x 127.8 cm
Artist or Maker: EMILE CLOUET
Date: ca. 1894