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GRAND PRIX de PARIS - 1969
MONTLHERY CIRCUIT
JO BONNIER (1930 – 1972)

Original poster for the Grand Prix de Paris sports car race that was run at the Montlhery circuit in France in 1969.  The race was won by Jo Bonnier who also drove for a number of Grand Prix teams including BRM, Porsche, Cooper and Brabham.

Bonnier was killed at LeMans in 1972 when his car flew into the trees on the Mulsanne straight after an altercation with another car.

This poster is in excellent condition, retaining its original colors and has been professionally backed on linen.

Matted, glazed and mounted in a 19" by 27 1/2" frame.

Item No: 1212

 

AMILCAR AT MONTLHERY
GEO (GEORGES) HAMEL
(1900 – 1972)

In this famous image, produced in 1928, the renowned motoring artist Geo Ham presents an Amilcar at speed on the high banking of the famed Montlhery circuit.  The Montlhery circuit, which opened in 1924, is located approximately 30 km south of Paris, France.

This image is represented in major collections and appears in a number of automotive art books, including Motoring – The Golden Years by Rupert Prior, page 66.  Signed in the print – lower right corner.  This example is in excellent condition and has been professionally backed on linen.  An iconic image to grace a collector’s wall.

Matted, glazed and mounted in a 27" by 21" frame.

Item No: 1223

 

LES TROPHEES DE FRANCE - 1968
FRENCH FORMULA III CHAMPIONSHIP
FRANCOIS CEVERT (1944 – 1973)

Historic original poster for the French Formula III race that was run on the Albi circuit.  This 70-year old circuit is located near the French town of Le Sequestre.

This race was won by Francois Cevert, who went on to became Jackie Stewart’s protégé and teammate on the Tyrell Grand Prix team.  Cevert was rapidly becoming Stewart’s equal in 1973 and would have become the team leader the following year.  At practice for the Watkins Glen Grand Prix race, he was killed in an accident involving only his car.

This poster is in excellent condition, retaining its original colors. It has been professionally linen backed.

Matted, glazed and mounted in a 19" by 27 1/2" frame.

Item No: 1213

 

PETER HELCK
(1893-1988)
GRAND PRIX DE A.C.F.
ALBERT CLEMENT—BAYARD CLEMENT

1907

Rare limited edition etching by the Dean of American Motoring Artists, Peter Helck, depicting Albert Clement in his Bayard Clement.

Clement was the first to wear a steel protective helmet. Unfortunately, for reasons unknown, he did not wear his helmet in this race.  He crashed in practice and was fatally injured.

Signed and numbered by Peter Helck.

Matted, glazed and mounted in a 23" by 19" frame.

Item No: 1138d

 

BARRY ROWE
AUTOMOTIVE FINE ARTS SOCIETY
BROOKLANDS STYLE 1912

Renowned motorsport artist Barry Rowe captures the speed and elegance of the famed Brooklands circuit – the home of high speed racing and record attempts in the early days of competitive motoring.

Rowe, a member of the prestigious Automotive Fine Arts Society (AFAS) is known for his use of light and the luminescent quality of his paintings.  Rowe has been the poster artist for the prestigious Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance for a number of BROOKLANDS STYLE 1912years

A limited edition print hand-signed and numbered by Rowe.

SOLD

PETER HELCK
(1893-1988)
CIRCUIT DES ARDENNES
DE CRAWCHEZ’S PANHARD PASSING
WRECKED GEORGES-RICHARD
1903

Rare limited edition etching by the Dean of American Motoring Artists, Peter Helck, depicting De Crawchez’s Panhard passing the wrecked Georges-Richard car.

De Crawchez was an amateur but went on to win this event, the 1903 Circuit des Ardennes.

Signed and numbered by Peter Helck.

Matted, glazed and mounted in a 23" by 19" frame.

Item No: 1138f

 

CHAPARRAL
SIGNED BY JIM HALL AND PHIL HILL
KANE ROGERS

Artist Kane Rogers presents the variations of the revolutionary and iconic Jim Hall Chaparral cars that were driven to victory by Phil Hill and Jim Hall in 1965 – 1967.

This limited edition print is signed by Formula One champion Phil Hill and designer/constructor/driver Jim Hall.

SOLD

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