The author, *G.G. Weiner is selling his private collection of 100 pieces of unique Lalique automotive mascots, desk ornaments, trophies and paperweights along with some pairs of bookends and associated ephemera. Mainly from the inter-war “Art Decoperiod”. The sale to be held on Thursday September 6th, 2018 at 2 p.m. (during The Goodwood Revival week) at Gorringes Auction House in nearby Lewes, Sussex. www.gorringes.co.uk takes you to the link.
Viewings are that week and on the morning of the sale. This is an exceptionally large collection. Included in the auction is a portrait of René Jules Lalique in oil on canvas (pictured), glass display case, black glass circular mascot bases, reference books, catalogs, promotional flyers, etc. and a superb limited edition Lalique branded “Mascot” watch.
*Author of the series of books on the subject entitled “Unique Lalique Mascots” sub title: “The automotive radiator hood & desk ornaments of master glass artisan R. Lalique (including auction realisation prices with market values guide)”.