Lot 415: Maïcon / Transports Aeriens. ca. 1920
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: JAN Size: 15 7/8 x 11 3/4 in./40.2 x 29.7 cm Imp. de L'Éclaireure, Nice After witnessing the 1910 Nice Air Meet at just 18 years old, Auguste Maïcon decided that he would dedicate his life to aviation. After receiving his pilot's license, he started an early private passenger airline for the Riviera, offering short excursions ("air baptisms") like the ones advertised in this poster. (aviation)
Condition Report: A-/ Small scratch.
Dimensions: 15 7/8 x 11 3/4 in./40.2 x 29.7 cm
Artist or Maker: JAN
Date: ca. 1920