Lot 77: Automobiles Martini. 1916
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: EMIL CARDINAUX (1877-1936) Size: 35 x 49 1/2 in./89 x 125.8 cm J.E. Wolfensberger, Zurich In operation from 1897 to 1934, Martini was a pioneer of Swiss automobile manufacturing. In this rare image by Cardinaux, the artist visually equates the brand with the sure-footedness and dexterity of a mountain goat, speeding around narrow turns and perilous cliffs. (auto)
Condition Report: B-/ Tears, primarily at edges & in text panel; slight creasing.
Dimensions: 35 x 49 1/2 in./89 x 125.8 cm
Artist or Maker: EMIL CARDINAUX (1877-1936)