Lot 312: Cannes 1946. 1946
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: PAUL COLIN (1892-1986) Size: 44 1/2 x 61 1/4 in./113 x 155.5 cm Imp. Bedos, Paris The 1946 Cannes Film Festival was meant as a celebration of unity after the horrors of World War II - a sentiment that is emphasized by the film reel in this poster being made up of the participating countries' flags. The background colors are exceptionally vibrant and saturated - a triumph for the Bedos printing company. It is the rarest of all Cannes designs. (film)
Condition Report: B+/ Slight tears, largely at folds & edges.
Dimensions: 44 1/2 x 61 1/4 in./113 x 155.5 cm
Artist or Maker: PAUL COLIN (1892-1986)