Gordon Horner (British, 1915-2006), 'Alfred Neubauer and Mercedes W196 at Aintree 1955', an artwork for The Autocar

Summary

  • Type 
    Automobilia
  • Lot number 
    91
  • Location

Description

Gordon Horner (British, 1915-2006), 'Alfred Neubauer and Mercedes W196 at Aintree 1955', an artwork for The Autocar, signed and dated '55', ink and wash on paper, depicting the Mercedes Team Manager standing trackside with stopwatch timing Stirling Moss as he speeds past in the Grand Prix Mercedes W196, 42 x 72cm, double-mounted for framing, the reverse of the artwork bearing a preparatory pencil sketch by Horner of Neubauer mopping his brow.