Automata, History and Technique, Book - Paper - 20th century

Description
Automata, History and Technique, Book - Paper - 20th century
France

"Les Automates

Figures artificielles d'hommes et animaux

Histoire et technique"

Griffon edition 1949


In - 4, paperback Folds and small tears on the front cover. Text block in excellent condition.

432 illustrated pages, 18 off-text plates in colour and 489 figures in black and white in the text.

Good copy of this out of print book, referring on mechanic dolls, from the high Egyptian period to the 20th century.

Lot details
Object
Automata, History and Technique, Book
Material
Paper
Designer/ Artist
Les Automates, Figures artificielles d'Hommes et d
Estimated Period
20th century
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Fair condition - heavily used & with possibly minor parts missing
Dimensions
29×5×21 cm
Weight
2 kg
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