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    Extremely Rare 1982 Grand Prix Of Canada Poster Featuring Gilles Villeneuve in Ferrari In 1982, the organizers of the Grand Prix of Canada created this poster featuring Canadian racing hero Gilles Villeneuve in his Ferrari for the purpose of advertising the upcoming race in June. However, 5 weeks before the race, Villeneuve died in Zolder during qualification for the Belgian grand Prix. The printer was told to immediately destroy all the posters already printed and to make new ones without Gilles Villeneuve. Very few of the original posters with Villeneuve have survived. Measures 24" x 33".

    From the Collection of Stephen Forristall


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    May, 2014
    29th Thursday
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