Hurtu. Ca. 1900
Artist: RENE LEVERD (1872-1938) Size: 38 1/4 x 54 5/8 in./97.2 x 138.6 cm Imp. E. Bougard, Paris Hurtu, like many others firms in the early personal transport business, began by manufacturing bicycles then added automobiles to their output. Here, the stylish nature of their automobiles is placed against the reliability of their bicycles, a cycling postman handing off the mail like a member of the Pony Express.
B+/ Slight tears at folds & edges.