Lot 839: IMPRIMERIE PROVENCALE (ANCIENS ETS. J. GUIRAUD & CIE) S.A.
October 29, 2016
Brussels, BelgiumLive Auction
Description: 2 November 1907 13 BOUCHES-DU-RHONE. MARSEILLE. Action de F500. orange, green, black. No 534. Folds and a little staining. Large and lovely design with echoes of Jugendstil/Art Nouveau, showing a beautiful lady with a book, printing-works, etc. Vignettes of Gutenberg & Senefelder. Printed in chromolitho. Printing companies' own shares are often fine examples of their art, and this is no exception. This early issue had not been seen by us before and should not be confused with the similar looking 1921 issue.
Condition Report: VF