Bonhams is set to auction off one of the finest collections of production and racing motorcycles anywhere in the world.
The three rare examples span almost 60 years of the marque’s history.
The 180 hp roadster is of only 11 examples of the model known to retain its original bodywork.
The work depicts the towering Surrealist and his wife in silhouette.
The Alfa Romeo 8C and Ferrari 212 cross the block in Arizona on January 16.
From a 1910 Flying Merkel to a 1974 Ducati, these examples should be the top performers on the block.
The mysterious artist started painting the box truck at a New Year’s Eve party in Spain in 1999, spending the first couple weeks of the millennium finishing the piece.
The sale also included a 1953 Fiat 8V, a 1965 Shelby 427 Cobra, and a gorgeous 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing.
Legend has it the King of Cool was the one who wanted the Meyer Manx to appear in the legendary 1968 heist film.