Wednesday, 16 February 2011
The fate of the Sleeping Beauties
By Ard op de Weegh, Kay Hottendorff & Arnoud op de Weegh
The ‘Sleeping Beauties’ – an array of neglected Bugattis, Lancias, Ferraris, Alfa Romeos, Cords and Aston Martins on a French rural estate – have fascinated car lovers worldwide since 1983, when they were immortalised in a sequence of photographs. The full story behind the collection has remained a mystery – until now.