A 'Femme Papillon' mascot by Victor Rossi, French, 1920s

Summary

  • Type 
    Automobilia
  • Lot number 
    65
  • Location

Description

A 'Femme Papillon' mascot by Victor Rossi, French, 1920s, signed to rear of base, one of a series of 'Allegorical Art' mascots produced by Rossi in the early 1920s and retailed from 17 Rue Marois, Paris, nickel-plated bronze mascot in the form of a draped female nude with butterfly wings, 15.5cm long, mounted on a black-painted turned wooden display base.