1952 Skarpnacksloppet poster leads Bloomsbury at $3,500

A rare vintage lithograph poster from the 1952 Skarpnacksloppet motor race holds the highest estimate in Bloomsbury Auctions' Vintage Posters sale on July 16 in London.

1952 Skarpnacksloppet poster
The poster's value can be attributed to its remarkable condition

The poster is expected to bring between £1,800 and £2,200 ($2,681-3,276). It has been rated A for condition and is backed on linen.

Motoring posters are well represented in the sale, with a 1954 poster for the "Gran Premio de Espana" also selling at £1,400-1,800 ($2,085-3,276).

On August 28, Auctions America will present the Kirk F White Collection of motoring memorabilia as part of its Auburn Fall weekend.

Paul Fraser Collectibles also has a superb selection of racing memorabilia for sale. Celebrate Sebastian Vettel's German Grand Prix win with this signed photograph.

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