This wonderful limited edition, unframed, print is taken from the 1914 Grand Prix de L'Automobile Club de France. It depicts Italian, Georges Boillot, in the Peugeot EX5 passing Britain's, Dario Resta in the Sunbeam.
This is a signed limited edition print, of 750, and is 32cm x 44cm, approximately 12.8" x 17.6".
Resta would go on to finish 5th, with the winner being Christian Lautenschlager, from Germany, in the Mercedes GP. Boillot retired in the final lap.
Artist, Peter Hearsey, is a Londoner whose reputation is truly international. His attention to detail combined with his exploration of colour and tone give his work a distinctive and personal quality. He has been a member of the Automotive Fine Arts Society (AFAS) in America since being elected in 1993. Commissions include the Indianapolis Hall of Fame Museum, Ford and Rolls- Royce, and each year since it began in 1993 he has produced the poster image for the Goodwood Festival of Speed.