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Vertige de la Vitesse, a silvered bronze car mascot modelled by G. Poitrin
circa 1920
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 1,020 EUR
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179
Vertige de la Vitesse, a silvered bronze car mascot modelled by G. Poitrin
circa 1920
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 1,020 EUR
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

20th Century Decorative Arts and Design

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Amsterdam

Vertige de la Vitesse, a silvered bronze car mascot modelled by G. Poitrin
circa 1920
modelled as a female, her hair and drapes billowing in the wind, her hands clasped in front of her face in anxiety
indistinctly inscribed marks, impressed foundry seal and 'Contenet & Lelievre edts.', impressed no. 1395
height 14,5 cm, restored
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Catalogue Note

The mascot offered here for sale was modelled for Beck automobiles, a short lived French car company (Lyon 1920-1922)

20th Century Decorative Arts and Design

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Amsterdam