A fine 'Folie de la Vitesse' mascot by P de Soete, Belgian, 1921-1922,
nickel silvered bronze marked P.de Soete, this speed fool is extremely finely detailed and in superb condition, with the foundry stamping mark to the side of the wheel, designed for the 1921 and 1922 Paris Auto Shows. WW 678. MA 399.mounted on an interesting granite and marble plinth, 11in. high overall.