Lot 43: Monaco / 19 Mai 1957. 1957Platinum House
November 18, 2012
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: BERNARD MINNE (1918- ) Size: 31 1/8 x 47 1/4 in./79.1 x 120 cm Ed. J. Ramel, Nice As the second round of the World Drivers’ Championship that year, the 1957 Monaco Grand Prix was exceptionally dramatic. Many of the favorites crashed or suffered engine failure, leading to Juan Manuel Fangio taking first place in his Maserati. This poster, so magnificently executed to truly express the speed at which these racers drive, is quite rare.
Condition Report: A.
Dimensions: 31 1/8 x 47 1/4 in./79.1 x 120 cm
Artist or Maker: BERNARD MINNE (1918- )