This Rolls-Royce Phantom III first appeared with a Hooper Sedanca de Ville body in 1939.
It was shown at the Brussels, Geneva and London motor shows and at the Rolls-Royce stand at the 1939 New York Fair.
The car was rebodied in 1947 by Labourdette of Paris on commission by the flamboyant Louis Ritter.
This Phantom III was the Labourdette's last and arguably most daring work.
The body alone cost $44,000.- which made it one of the most expensive of its time.
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