Lot Nr. 40


ALEX SINGER / Alex Singer


ALEX SINGER / Alex Singer - Bicycles from the embacher-collection

DATE: 1947
COUNTRY: FRANCE
WEIGHT: 10,6 KG / 23,32 LB
FRAME HEIGHT: 57 CM / 22,4 INCH
GEARS: 2 x 4, Cyclo
CONDITION: 2 - 3
- lightweight combined with robustness
- elegant, gracefully details down to the very last spoke
- saddle and stem are fixed with delicate double screws (lighter than one thick one)
- the rear derailleur is fixed to four ultra-thin tubes brazed to the frame
- the front derailleur is made entirely from tortuously bent wire
- Alex Singer is today regarded as one of the patron of French frame builders
- 1964 his nephews Ernest Csuka took over the business
- Ernest Csuka won two stages of the Tour de France Cyclotouriste on a Singer Randonneur bike in 1950
- today Ernests son Oliver successfully runs the business

THIS BIKE APPEARS IN
- Smart Move - Cyclepedia - Application - The Golden Age of Handbuilt Bicycles - J. Heine, J.-P. Praderes - Vintage Bicycle Press - 2005

NEWSPAPER AND MAGAZINESSELECTION
- Okolo Vienna Only

Condition report
Paintwork and general information:
very heavily scratched rest

Gears:
in order

Tubes /Tyres:
old but in good condition

Saddle:
leather saddle

Frame:
in order, slight traces of use

© Embacher-Collection, Photo: Bernhard Angerer

19.05.2015 - 18:00

Erzielter Preis: **
EUR 6.250,-
Rufpreis:
EUR 2.000,-

ALEX SINGER / Alex Singer


DATE: 1947
COUNTRY: FRANCE
WEIGHT: 10,6 KG / 23,32 LB
FRAME HEIGHT: 57 CM / 22,4 INCH
GEARS: 2 x 4, Cyclo
CONDITION: 2 - 3
- lightweight combined with robustness
- elegant, gracefully details down to the very last spoke
- saddle and stem are fixed with delicate double screws (lighter than one thick one)
- the rear derailleur is fixed to four ultra-thin tubes brazed to the frame
- the front derailleur is made entirely from tortuously bent wire
- Alex Singer is today regarded as one of the patron of French frame builders
- 1964 his nephews Ernest Csuka took over the business
- Ernest Csuka won two stages of the Tour de France Cyclotouriste on a Singer Randonneur bike in 1950
- today Ernests son Oliver successfully runs the business

THIS BIKE APPEARS IN
- Smart Move - Cyclepedia - Application - The Golden Age of Handbuilt Bicycles - J. Heine, J.-P. Praderes - Vintage Bicycle Press - 2005

NEWSPAPER AND MAGAZINESSELECTION
- Okolo Vienna Only

Condition report
Paintwork and general information:
very heavily scratched rest

Gears:
in order

Tubes /Tyres:
old but in good condition

Saddle:
leather saddle

Frame:
in order, slight traces of use

© Embacher-Collection, Photo: Bernhard Angerer


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Auktion: Bicycles from the embacher-collection
Datum: 19.05.2015 - 18:00
Auktionsort: Wien | Palais Dorotheum
Besichtigung: 09.05. - 19.05.2015


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