Re: [CR]Pink Rene Herse

(Example: Framebuilders:Bernard Carré)

Date: Sun, 09 Sep 2007 13:38:45 -0400
Subject: Re: [CR]Pink Rene Herse
From: "Michael Schmidt" <mdschmidt@patmedia.net>
To: Jerome & Elizabeth Moos <jerrymoos@sbcglobal.net>, Alex March <alexpianos@yahoo.fr>, <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
Thread-Topic: [CR]Pink Rene Herse
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In-Reply-To: <343851.67551.qm@web82213.mail.mud.yahoo.com>


I cannot agree with you Jerry on this one. I think it is priced at 7/8 of the top end of what I think it will pull. It is a nice bike for the wife or girl friend and the size is Japanese friendly.

I say it sells.

Mike Schmidt Stirling, NJ USA

On 9/9/07 1:02 PM, "Jerome & Elizabeth Moos" <jerrymoos@sbcglobal.net> wrote:
> I'll be interested to see if anyone will pay the $2,500 opening price. I
> don't have any reason to question this is a genuine Herse, but it is a racing
> model apparently with no special Herse components or brazeons. Plus, 1983 was
> about 6 years after Rene's death and very near the end of Herse production.
> So I'm not sure what other than the Herse name makes this bike all that
> remarkable. If you were to sell this bike with any other name on it, you'd
> probably be lucky to get half the asking price.
>
> Regards,
>
> Jerry Moos
> Big Spring, TX
>
>
>
>
> alex m <alexpianos@yahoo.fr> wrote:
> I've seen plenty of pink Merciers before, but a PINK
> Rene Herse is a new one to me...
>
> Lovely bike : ebay item 220148452330
>
> Alexander March

> Bordeaux

> France