Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
New York, NY, United States
DoneThu, Nov 12, 2009 6:00 PM GMT
Vintage & Modern Posters
Bloomsbury Auctions announces a Vintage & Modern Posters sale with an emphasis on rare and exotic travel posters. The 150 lots not only offer decorative beauty, but a solid financial asset. A unique highlight in the sale is a collection of 8 posters promoting travel to Bermuda. Other notable collectors' items for sale are a poster depicting a stylised airplane emerging through French-shaped clouds-an advertisement by Air France by Francois Charles Cachoud "Le Mont Blanc" 1900, a lithograph in color $600-1,000. The vintage automobile posters section will illustrate the evolution of the car over the last 100 years with posters depicting early examples of Peugeot, Clement, de Dion-Bouton, and Michelin Tires amongst other brands.