Lot 444: Innovation / Rentrée des Classes. 1917
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: CHARLES LOUPOT (1892-1962) Size: 35 5/8 x 51 1/2 in./90.5 x 130.7 cm Affiches Artis, Lausanne The series of images Loupot created for the Innovation store in Lausanne is considered to be some of his first posters, and are exceptionally rare. Clever in its simplicity, this design advertises Innovation's back-to-school sale, the child dwarfed comically by the sturdy, orange backpack.
Condition Report: A-/ Slight stains & tears in margins.
Dimensions: 35 5/8 x 51 1/2 in./90.5 x 130.7 cm
Artist or Maker: CHARLES LOUPOT (1892-1962)