Lot 614 (The Summer Country House Sale, 27th June 2017)

A Louis Vuitton monogrammed cabin truck

A Louis Vuitton monogrammed cabin truck,
no. 820971, labelled 'Paris 70 Champs Elysees 149 New Bond St.', LV monogram, wooden slats, castors, painted owner's monogram 'BR', with an internal tray, old Diplomatic labels and one inscribed 'Bernando, Reyes',
110.5cm wide
55cm deep
34.5cm high

Bernando Reyes (1850-1913) was a Mexican politician and soldier. He was jailed after a failed attempt to oust Francisco Madero. He was subsequently freed, but was killed when he marched on to the National, Palace in the beginning of the 'Decena Trágica'.

Sold for £4,500