A fine 1:8 scale model of the 1924 Grand Prix de Lyon Bugatti Type 35 by Jean-Paul Fontenelle of Art Collection Auto, France

Summary

  • Type 
    Toys & Games
  • Lot number 
    219
  • Location

Description

A fine 1:8 scale model of the 1924 Grand Prix de Lyon Bugatti Type 35 by Jean-Paul Fontenelle of Art Collection Auto, France, limited edition, handbuilt, constructed from in excess of 700 steel, brass, and aluminium parts, finished in pale blue paintwork, opening bonnet revealing detailed engine, cockpit with leather seat, aluminium fascia with instrument panel, functioning steering, 'artillery' style wheels with rubber tyres, numbered 'A1 115' under based, measuring approximately 47cm long, mounted on a black plastic base applied with brass plaques and with Perspex display case.