A bronze sculpture of the 1961 Tour de France 'Ferrari 250 Gran Turismo SWB', by J Paul Nesse, 1992,

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Lot 37
A bronze sculpture of the 1961 Tour de France 'Ferrari 250 Gran Turismo SWB', by J Paul Nesse, 1992,

Sold for £ 3,125 (US$ 4,165) inc. premium
A bronze sculpture of the 1961 Tour de France 'Ferrari 250 Gran Turismo SWB', by J Paul Nesse, 1992,
limited edition numbered 3/25, signed to rear windscreen, cold-painted solid cast bronze sculpture of the Berlinetta Competizione (chassis number 2787GT) as driven by Henri Oreiller and Fernand Masoero, finished in blue race livery and wearing number 147, with cast bronze figure of driver, on a cast bronze diorama base on wooden display base applied with title plaques, 49cm long overall, offered together with certificate of authenticity and hand-written correspondence from the sculptor relating to the work.

Footnotes

  • This car is illustrated in the Haynes publication Jess G Pourret: Ferrari 250GT Competition Cars (see page 271).
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