|Dimensions||33 H in. x 25.5 W in. x 9 D in.|
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19th Century French Watch Maker Store SignItem Number ped-1593. Item Number ped-1593
An exceptional exterior sign of a horologic regulator from a Parisian watch maker, pendulum design and gilded with an interior mechanism. The clockface is decorated with Roman numerals on a white background, original wall support. Wear consistent with age and use. Late 19th Century, prov. Orologer et Bijoutier, 187 Rue de Vaugirard, XV Arrondissement, Paris France.
A unique collection of Roxane Debuisson.
Roxane Debuisson was a famous collector born in Paris, France and passed away in Paris 2018. Debuisson’s personal life and professional training remains lost in history. In the 1960s and ‘70s she spent her time collecting elements of Parisian patrimonies or heritage. Among her exceptional collection, she was collecting topographical paintings and drawings, vintage street signs and broken armatures from the metro. Over the time she gathered over 60 street signs, she usually bought them from shop owners who closed their business or modernized their vintage signs.