A fine and rare 'La Gloire' mascot by Victor Rossi, French, circa 1920

Summary

  • Type 
    Automobilia
  • Lot number 
    37
  • Location

Description

A fine and rare 'La Gloire' mascot by Victor Rossi, French, circa 1920, signed 'V Rossi' to rear of base, one of a series of allegorical mascots produced by 'L'Art Allégorique, 17 rue Le Marois, Paris, nickel plated bronze, depicting a kneeling draped female nude with flowing hair and arms outstretched forward in flight, 17cm long, mounted above a period radiator cap above a turned wooden display base.