AntikBar promotes propaganda and travel posters in April 22 auction

Vintage Soviet propaganda poster with quote by Russian poet and playwright Vladimir Mayakovsky: “Lenin Lived, Lenin Lives, Lenin Will Live,” USSR, 1969, artist Victor Ivanov, 109cm x79.5cm. Estimate: £120-£240. AntikBar image

 

LONDON – Poster specialists AntikBar will conduct an auction on Saturday, April 22, starting at 3 p.m. UK time (10 a.m. Eastern). Absentee and Internet bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

This auction will feature a wide variety of over 500 items from around the world: propaganda, travel, sport, advertising and movie posters from the early 1900s to the 1980s.

 

Travel poster, Ticino Country, southern Switzerland, 1974, artist R. Chicherio, 100cm x 70cm, fair condition. Estimate: £15-£30. AntikBar image

 

The Cold War era is recalled in a 1969 Soviet Union poster featuring an imposing image of Russian Communist leader Vladimir Lenin as well as a 1960s poster promoting Cuban fruit.

 

Rare advertising poster, Cuban fruits, Cuba, 1960s, 61.5cm x43.5cm, silkscreen printed, very good conditio,. Estimate: £120-£240. AntikBar image

 

Highlights include Moscow and Munich Olympic Games posters, pop music and art exhibition posters and sets of political and propaganda posters.

 

Andy Warhol Exhibition Poster, Louisiana Museum Denmark, 1978. 100cm x62cm, good condition. Estimate: £6-£12. AntikBar image

 

New and experienced collectors and dealers alike will benefit from AntikBar’s low starting prices with no reserves.