Grand Prix Automobile badge artwork, 1934
Price Code: £££
A striking original pencil and gouache projet couleurs for the competitor’s badge for the 1934 Swiss Grand Prix, taken from the event poster created by Ernest Graf for the event that year. The design artwork is unique by nature, but the actual competitor’s badge taken from this design, is also rare in the extreme and an image of an actual badge is fixed to the reverse of the artwork. With acid-free mount and set within an antique white gold leaf frame and glazed. The artwork marked in pencil HUGUENIN FRÈRES LE LOCLE, a firm of jewellery and medal makers based in Le Locle, Switzerland since 1868.
Size: 19 x 16½ inches (48 x 42 cm)
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