A signed photograph of Michael Schumacher taken by Mark Thompson,
Lot 213
A signed photograph of Michael Schumacher taken by Mark Thompson,
Sold for £225 (US$ 283) inc. premium

Lot Details
A signed photograph of Michael Schumacher taken by Mark Thompson,
depicting the 7 time World Champion in his Mercedes on his way to third place at the 2012 European Grand Prix, in front of the abstract track side markings of the Valencia circuit, signed in silver marker, the 18x12 image printed on Kodak paper, unframed.

Footnotes

  • "Wings for Life's mission is to find a cure for Spinal Cord Injury. The charity's overheads are paid for by Red Bull Company Ltd, which ensures that 100% of funds raised go directly to the research to cure spinal paralysis. A number of high-profile sportsmen support the cause, including David Coulthard and Formula 1 drivers Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber. 2012 has been an exciting season for Red Bull Racing, at the time of going to press Sebastian Vettel had just won the Indian Grand Prix, his fourth victory in a row. By winning all the Asian races he is leading the Driver's World Championship and Red Bull Racing are stretching their lead in the Constructor's Championship. There are six World Champion drivers in the 2012 Formula 1 field, the items offered in this auction relate to those drivers, Champions all, past and present, and to Wings for Life supporter David Coulthard.

    Nearly 3 million people around the world live with a spinal cord injury, and the number is growing by approximately 130,000 each year. 50% of these are the result of road accidents, with the rest due to everyday incident like a fall at home or amateur sports. The good news is that leading scientists agree: paraplegia will be curable one day.

    Your bid today will help us achieve our goal of seeing paralysed people walk again, and we are extremely grateful for your support.

    www.wingsforlife.com"
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