1938 Talbot Lago T23

Giuseppe Figoni created this exquisite 1938 Talbot-Lago T23 ‘Goutte d’Eau’ Coupe amongst many extraordinary works of automotive art. The Talbot Lago is not just a pretty face, it’s an almost identical car finished third in the 1938 Le Mans 24 hour race. From the Paris studio’s of French coachbuilder Figoni et Falaschi, Figoni’s Talbot-Lago T23 is one of just four Jeancart-style machines still in existence.

Joseph Figoni was responsible for some of the world’s most coveted automobiles with his body designs fitted to many Delahaye, Bugatti, Renault, Delage, Panhard, Alfa Romeo, Rolls Royce and others, which now command the world’s highest prices at auction.