Lot 641: Vernet-les-Bains. 1896
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: THÉOPHILE-ALEXANDRE STEINLEN (1859-1923) Size: 39 x 55 3/4 in./98.8 x 141.5 cm Imp. Edw. Ancourt, Paris A rare Steinlen travel poster for a resort in the Eastern Pyrénées, complete with a full description of available amenities. A slightly smaller version of this design also exists, printed by Roustan rather than Ancourt, with train schedule information added in at the bottom (see PAI-XX, 441). (travel)
Condition Report: B/ Tears at folds & edges; slight ink transfer in background.
Dimensions: 39 x 55 3/4 in./98.8 x 141.5 cm
Artist or Maker: THÉOPHILE-ALEXANDRE STEINLEN (1859-1923)