Lot 76: Bugatti. 1924
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: ROGER SOUBIE (1898-1984) Size: 47 x 62 1/4 in./119.4 x 158 cm Imp. des Usines E. Bugatti, Molsheim The most successful of all the Bugatti racing models, the Type 35 won over 1,000 races while in production. It was first introduced on August 3, 1924, at the Grand Prix of Lyon. This poster was printed around that time - and while it is heavily reproduced, this is the first time an original has come to auction. Even the Bugatti catalogue raisonné relies on a reproduction! (auto, gad, racing)
Condition Report: A-/ Slight tears & stains in margins.
Dimensions: 47 x 62 1/4 in./119.4 x 158 cm
Artist or Maker: ROGER SOUBIE (1898-1984)