1957 Ferrari Literature and Memorabilia
Ferrari factory original vintage 1957 Ferrari 250 Granturismo Boano brochure.
Large fold-out brochure for the 250 Boano as described in Richard Merritt's book on page 131.
Generally more than excellent condition but has punched holes for archiving (see scan).
Only 1 available.
Original 1957 Ferrari 250 GT Boano Sales Brochure in English Merritt Page 131
This is an official Ferrari factory issued postcard of Olivier Gendebien at the wheel of what looks to be his Ferrari 250 GT LWB TdF, S/N 0503GT, during the 1956 Mille Miglia in which he would finish 5th overall.
Olivier signed and dedicated the card himself on the front.
The text reads "A Primo Maffezzoli avec toute ma sympathy O. Gendebien"
The text loosely translates into "To Primo Maffezzoli with all my sympathy, O. Gendebien"
The image of Olivier with the bottle in his right hand while looking at what look to be some notes in truly iconic!
The card is in near mint condition, especially considering its age.
There is some minor glue residue on the card and the remnants of having been stuck in an album for decades on the back.
The rear shows the Shell logo, the Ferrari prancing horse, the Ferrari script logo and the text "Olivier Gendebien".
Only 1 available of course as every autographed item is unique and we provide a Certificate of Authenticity with it which guarantees that this is a genuine signature.
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1957 Olivier Gendebien signed Ferrari Postcard
2 1957 photos of Peter Collins and Mike Hawthorn Ferrari Lancia crashed at the Monaco Grand Prix.
This is a set of 2 1957 photos of the wrecks of the Lancia Ferrari D50's (801) of Peter Collins and "mon ami mate" Mike Hawthorn on the edge of the harbor of Monaco.
The incident happened in lap 4 of the 1957 Monaco Grand Prix after leader Stirling Moss "lost" his Vanwall in the chicane. Peter Collins swerved to avoid Moss but hit the wall while Mike Hawthorn rammed Tony Brooks who braked hard to avoid the cars in front of him.
Everybody escaped from this accident unharmed.
The photos each measures approximately 5.5 x 3.5 inches.
The set is in mint condition, carries not references to the photographer and appears to be a ca. 30 year old prints from the original negatives.
Only 1 set available.
2 1957 photos of Peter Collins and Mike Hawthorn Ferrari Lancia crash at the Monaco GP
Vintage 1957 Photo, Ferrari 375 Plus S/N 0398TF before the start of the Buenos Aires 1000 KM race.
This is a vintage 1957 photo of the Ferrari 375 Plus of Luis Milán and Jorge Camaño before the start of the 1000KM.
The duo dropped out of the race with gearbox trouble in lap 51 of 98.
The car now resides in a famous New York collection.
This is a vintage print, i.e. printed shortly after the original image was captured on film.
The photo measures some 7 x 4.5 inches and is in mint condition bar some album residue on the back and carries NO photographer's stamp on the back.
Only 1 available.
Vintage 1957 Photo Ferrari 375 Plus S/N 0398TF at the 1000 KM of Buenos Aires
Vintage 1957 Le Mans Pits Balcony Entrance Ticket Stub.
June 22 & 23, 1957.
This is a vintage & original ticket sub (re-entrance ticket) that gave access to the pits and pits balcony during the 1957 running of the 24 heures du Mans.
Mint condition for its age!
The race was won by Ron Flockhart and Ivor Bueb in their Jaguar D-Type (S/N XKD606) with a total of 327 laps to their name.
For the full results of this race, please see 24 Heures du Mans results 1957.
This ticket stub is VERY scarce and we only have 1 available.
Vintage 1957 24 Hours of Le Mans Pits Balcony Entrance Ticket Stub
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