A fine and rare 'Rodeo' mascot by A E Lejeune after the original design by Charles Paillet, British, circa 1920,   ((2))
Lot 55
A fine and rare 'Rodeo' mascot by A E Lejeune after the original design by Charles Paillet, British, circa 1920,
Sold for £ 1,875 (US$ 2,412) inc. premium

Lot Details
A fine and rare 'Rodeo' mascot by A E Lejeune after the original design by Charles Paillet, British, circa 1920,
signed 'Paillet' to base and stamped 'Copyright AEL' to rear of base, nickel-plated bronze, finely detailed mascot depicting a 'Cowboy' leaping from his steed onto a bull, from the original design by the French sculptor Charles Paillet and sold to London based Augustine and Emille Lejeune in 1917 and produced under copyright, measuring 13cm long, mounted on a turned wooden display base, and offered together with photostat copy of the 1919 'Mascottes Artistique pour Automobiles "Rodeo"' catalogue featuring the mascot.
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