Illuminated statuette

Illuminated statuette, about 1948
Bière Black Horse Ale

Representing a Percheron

Metal, glass tubing, neon, rubber, porcelain, paint
53 x 55 x 31 cm

A similar illuminated statuette is pictured in the February 1948 issue of the National Breweries Limited magazine, on page 21. It was made for display in taverns as a new form of advertising for Black Horse beer.

Gift of Michel and Jacqueline Ste Marie, RG-1999-492

Photo: Richard-Max Tremblay
Restored by Estelle Richard and Dan Kelly
  • Statuette and showcase with lock