Skip to main content
  • Want more images or videos?
    Request additional images or videos from the seller
1 of 5

Original Vintage Exhibition Poster 1931 International Colonial Exposition Paris



Original vintage advertising poster for the Republique Francaise Exposition Coloniale Internationale Paris, 1931, French Republic International Colonial Exhibition Paris 1931 featuring colorful artwork by Joseph de la Neziere (1873-1944) of people from the colonial French African countries wearing traditional clothing and holding fruit and other wares, the stylized Art Deco typography above and below with decorative flower and fruit designs. The 1931, Paris Colonial Exhibition was held for six months showcasing the strength and diverse cultures and resources of the French colonies, with other European and international countries participating in the exposition including the UK, USA and Japan; the event was planned by the 1906 National Committee for Colonial Expositions. Printed by Imprimerie de Vaugirard in 1928 for the exhibition and published by the Republique Francaise / French Republic. Large size. Very good condition, restored fold marks, small restored paper losses, light staining, backed on linen.


  • Creator
    Joseph de la Neziere (Artist)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 47.25 in. (120 cm)Width: 31.7 in. (80.5 cm)Depth: 0.04 in. (1 mm)
  • Style
    Art Deco (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Very good condition, restored fold marks, small restored paper losses, light staining, backed on linen.
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU1012613069052

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    $64.76 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 4-7 days.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Customs Duties & Taxes May Apply.
    Ships From: London, United Kingdom
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

1stDibs Buyer Protection Guaranteed
If your item arrives not as described, we’ll work with you and the seller to make it right. Learn more
About the Seller
5 / 5
Located in London, United Kingdom
Platinum Seller
These expertly vetted sellers are 1stDibs' most experienced sellers and are rated highest by our customers.
Established in 2010
1stDibs seller since 2013
222 sales on 1stDibs
Typical response time: 1 hour
LAPADA - The Association of Arts & Antiques Dealers
More From This Seller

You May Also Like

Rare Lithographic Poster by De La Mézière for the 1931 Paris Colonial Exhibition
By Jean de la Mézière
Located in Paris, FR
This poster was designed by Jean de la Mézière for the famous Exposition Coloniale Internationale de Paris 1931. It is an original poster printed by Imprimerie de Vaugirard. This pos...

Vintage 1930s European Art Deco Posters



Ed Paschke 'Chicago International Art Exposition' 1984 Original Poster
By Ed Paschke
Located in Sharon, CT
Classic image by the Chicago 'Hairy Who' artist. This poster is unsigned and only signed in the matrix. Printed on a heavy paper, slightly wrinkled and with tiny foxing spots through...

Vintage 1980s American Brutalist Posters



Original Paris Women's Art Exhibition Poster
By Etienne Moreau-Nelaton
Located in Los Gatos, CA
After reviewing that year's many exhibition posters, Maindron, the important publisher and critic, singled out this work as "la delicieuse affiche" and predicted it would have "grand...

Antique 1890s French Posters



Brussel 1949 International Exhibition Poster
Located in Philadelphia, PA
1949 exhibition poster, great graphics, professionally framed!

Vintage 1940s Belgian Mid-Century Modern Posters



Vintage Denise René Paris Gallery Exhibition Poster
Located in Budapest, HU
Vintage Denise René Paris Gallery Exhibition poster featuring names such as Hans Arp, Calder, Julio Le Parc, Vasarely, Yvaral.

Mid-20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Posters


Glass, Paper

Exposition Art Spontané by Villemot Original Vintage Poster
By Bernard Villemot
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Exposition art spontané by Villemot original vintage poster.

Vintage 1950s Posters



Original Vintage Gauguin Exhibition Poster, 1980s
Located in Nibe, Nordjylland
Original vintage Gauguin exhibition poster, 1980s This poster is framed in a plastic frame. Poster measures 40 x 60 cm. Poster has some creases, but no tears and holes.

Vintage 1980s French Posters



L’Exposition Coloniale de Bruxelles Original Vintage Poster
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
L’Exposition Coloniale de Bruxelles original vintage poster.

20th Century Posters



The 1stDibs Promise

Learn More

Expertly Vetted Sellers

Confidence at Checkout

Price-Match Guarantee

Exceptional Support

Buyer Protection

Insured Global Delivery