Lot 49: Cycles Peugeot. 1908
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: MICH (Michel Liebeaux, 1881-1923) Size: 63 x 46 1/2 in./159.8 x 118 cm Imp. L. Revon, Paris It's the dawn of a new era for Peugeot: In 1908, Lucien Petit-Breton became the first cyclist to win the Tour de France twice, his many victories outnumbering those of Napoleon. Clearly, had the General had a Peugeot, it would have been a different story. This is the before-letters version of the poster d'après Mich. (bicycle, bike)
Condition Report: B-/ Tears & stains at folds & edges.
Dimensions: 63 x 46 1/2 in./159.8 x 118 cm
Artist or Maker: MICH (Michel Liebeaux, 1881-1923)