|1925-30, French marching Penguin known as Alfred. He was a popular cartoon character in a French Sunday newspaper and was fitted as a charm to ward against evil spirits on the roads. He came in three sizes including one for motorcycles. |
Silver plated bronze and signed to the base by the sculptor: Jacques Cartier. Standing 120mm high, the tag around his neck reads Alfred. Aiain Saintogan. Supplied by Founder of art Henri Rouard 10 to 12 rue de L' asile - Popincourt Paris.