Lot 35: Palais-Sport. ca. 1894
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: PAL (Jean de Paléologue, 1860-1942) Size: 32 1/8 x 48 in./81.6 x 122 cm Imp. Paul Dupont, Paris With the 1890s cycling mania came the rise to such newfangled facilities as this grand "velocipedic establishment in Paris. In addition to a kilometer-long cycling track, the poster boasts its skylit atrium, naturalistic murals, indoor bicycle parking, lesson space, thermal baths, and bar. (bicycle, bike)
Condition Report: A-/ Very slight tears along folds.
Dimensions: 32 1/8 x 48 in./81.6 x 122 cm
Artist or Maker: PAL (Jean de Paléologue, 1860-1942)
Date: ca. 1894