Piggyback - Artwork

Piggyback - Artwork

Piggyback - Artwork

Piggyback - Artwork

Piggyback - Artwork

Piggyback - Artwork

Piggyback - Artwork

Piggyback - Artwork

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24 Hours Le Mans, France / 12-13 June 1971

There are three Porsche 917s in this image. Number 22, driven by the team of Helmut Marko and Gijs van Lennep, took the trophy with 397 laps. Number 19, piloted by Richard Attwood and Herbert Müller, came in second at 395.

These two 917K’s may have won Le Mans in 1971, but it was number 23 (a 917/20) that won history—and it didn’t even finish. Named the “Pink Pig” for its peculiar body modifications and pink paint job (complete with carving lines), the car was crashed by its driver, Reinhold Joest, halfway through the race.

Porsche, as a brand, dominated Le Mans that year representing more than half of the entries and taking 10 of the 13 finishes, so it’s odd that one of their failures dominated the headlines.

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Framing

Rives Tradition Pale Cream 170g/m carries a subtle, refined, feltmarked finish, available in whites, creams and deep colours.

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This is one of our signature line of fine art prints, named as such because it’s created with our Unique methods and is strictly Limited to a specific number. Your print will show its unique production number and the total number of examples produced.

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Framing is not included in the price because we’ve designed the print to be of a standard size so you can get them framed anywhere, but if you’d like us to take care of this for you we’ve provided options for several frame designs.

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Our prints and posters are rolled up in a robust protective tube to ensure their safe delivery to you – wherever you are in the world. Additional gift-wrapping options are available at the checkout.

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How it's done

Every image we create is based on a real-life historical event, so to assure accuracy, we put in long hours of research to piece together every little detail.

Once the concept is established, we set to work creating a 3D model using CGI. Studying every piece of reference material available, our artists essentially build a car from scratch, slowly constructing layer upon layer of detail – even down to the correct number of coats of paint.

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Capturing extraordinary detail

Photoshoots

In addition to our CGI modelling, we shoot real-life settings and actors to enhance the artwork’s authenticity. This can involve large crews of up to 80 people, using period costumes and movie-quality props for the most impressive results.

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Finishing touches

To make the most of our Unique & Limited Edition pieces, it’s important to frame them perfectly. That’s why we offer a framing service using the highest quality materials.

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Authenticity

Each piece of art comes with a certificate of authentication, indicating that you have purchased an original work. In addition, each has a silver plaque detailing its unique number. And to really guarantee genuineness, all of our images are hand-signed by the man who initiated turning historical moments into works of art – Jan Rambousek.

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Printing

We only use the very best Epson fine art printers, and premium Hahnemühle paper due to its fine texture, which guarantees long lasting color and saturation.

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Edition

Our Unique & Limited Edition offering represents our finest range of products. Every story we capture within this collection is unique, showcasing a moment in history like never before, and each piece of art is limited – part of an exclusively numbered print run.