“Nothing is too beautiful, nothing is too expensive": Rare orginal Bugatti Type 57 Parts Catalogue with 20 illustrated plates
Chassis Bugatti Type 57: Catalogue Pieces de Rechange.
Automobiles Ettore Bugatti.$2,500.00
Item Number: 92500
France: c. 1935.
Rare original Bugatti Type 57 Parts Catalogue. Quarto, original wrappers, illustrated with 20 profusely detailed plates with corresponding nomenclature tables. Designed by Jean Bugatti, Bugatti Type 57s were built from 1934 through 1940, with a total of only 710 examples produced. In very good condition. An exceptional rarity, likely used in a French automotive shop in the early 20th century.
Founded in 1909 in Moslheim, Alcace by Italian-born Ettore Bugatti, French car manufacturer Automobiles Ettore Bugatti became renowned for its production of beautifully designed high-performance automobiles. The company gained a reputation not only for its great success in early Grand Prix motor racing; but for the unprecedented level of artistic detail put into their automotive designs.