This lot is offered without reserve.
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cf. Louis-Reni Vian, Art Dicoratifs A Bord Des Paquebots Francais, Iditions Fonmare, Paris, 1995, p. 198 for an illustration of this model.
Bruno Foucart et al, Normandie Queen of the Seas, Vendome Press, New York, 1985, p. 70-71 for illustrations of this model in use in the Grand Salon.