An outstanding Egyptian mascot- ‘Enigme’ Winged bust by Sasportas,
Lot 19
An outstanding Egyptian ‘Enigme’ mascot by Sasportas, French, circa 1920,
€2,200 - 2,600
US$ 2,900 - 3,400
Lot Details
An outstanding Egyptian ‘Enigme’ mascot by Sasportas, French, circa 1920,
marketed by the prestigious Auto-Omnia company, signed and stamped, limited edition number 9/100 around the base, nickel silvered bronze, 12cm high, mounted on a wooden display base, sold together with a photocopy of a page from the 1920 Auto-Omnia catalogue showing the 'Enigme' mascot listed at 160 French Francs. Sasportas was one of the most highly regarded and important of all French mascot sculptors.

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