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Brillant Motorcycles


22 rue Béranger, Paris

A renowned bicycle manufacturer, Félix Brosse built motorcycles using Zedel (or Zurcher) and Peugeot engines. A c.1902 model fitted with a Météore engine formed part of the Guélon Collection.

In 1896, the address is given as 26 Rue de la fontaine au roi, Paris. In 1910, at the same address, Germain and Gabriel Devaux were his successors.

Bourdache p432, Tragatsch p94

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