A fine and rare 'Pilote de Course' bronze mascot by Francois Pimienta, French, circa 1920

Summary

  • Type 
    Automobilia
  • Lot number 
    25
  • Location

Description

A fine and rare 'Pilote de Course' bronze mascot by Francois Pimienta, French, circa 1920, cire perdue cast bronze bust of a race driver in leather helmet with scarf flowing behind him, signed to outer edge of scarf and bearing Valsuani foundry stamp to inside, 11cm long, mounted on a turned wooden base.