Art Deco International Exposition Paris Poster (1937). Rol...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
Auction Preview: Preview items may not have yet been properly described or vetted, and items are posted as soon as they have a description or a picture. We are continuing to add and correct information as we approach the auction posting date, so check back here often and Contact us with any comments or suggestions.
DescriptionArt Deco International Exposition Paris Poster (1937). Rolled, Very Fine-. French Moyenne (24.5" X 39.5") Eugene Beaudoin Artwork.
Architects Eugene Beaudoin (1898-1983) and Marcel Lods (1891-1978) not only were responsible for the overall design of the 1937 International Exposition in Paris, but the pair also created this winning poster in the competition held by the Ministry of Commerce. It's easy to fall in love with the City of Light, especially gazing at this soft pastel-hued stone litho affiche, with three skywriting airplanes spelling "Paris" over the skyline. Light toning on the borders, light edge wear, and small tears on the top corners, with paper tape on the verso.
Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000.
Signature®: Heritage Live®:After Internet bidding closes, live bidding will take place through www.HA.com/Live. Your secret maximum bid placed prior to the live event will compete against the live bids. To maximize your chances of winning, enter realistic secret maximum bids on our site. Many of our proxy bidders are successful at winning lots in these auctions, and usually below their secret maximum. You can also place last minute bids directly with us by e-mailing Bid@HA.com or calling 1-866-835-3243. (Important note: Due to software and Internet latency, live bids may not register in time, so enter realistic proxy bids.)
Signature® Floor Sessions
Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 24 hours before the live session begins and continues through the session. During the live auction event, bidding in person is encouraged, and Heritage Live includes streaming audio and often video during the event.