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Original Vintage Poster, Lucien Boucher, Air France, World Map Planisphere, 1948

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Planisphere Air France from 1948 to promote world tourism through the famous French airline. Artist: Lucien Boucher (1899-1971) Title: Air France – Réseau aérien mondial Date: 1948 Size: 24.7 x 15.4 in. / 62.7 x 39.2 cm. Printer: Perceval - Paris. Materials and Techniques: Colour lithograph on paper Linen backing: Yes Condition: A (Designates a poster in very good condition. The colours are fresh and there are no or very few paper losses. If there are imperfections they are marginal and imperceptible.) Additional Details: The shrimp (or Seahorse or Winged Horse), emblem of Air France from 1933 to 1976, is visible at the top right. Lucien Boucher is a French designer, engraver, poster designer and illustrator born in 1899 and died in 1971. From the 1920s, he devoted himself mainly to the creation of posters for cinema and advertising and produced numerous lithographs inspired by surrealism. . He is best known for his series of advertising posters and planispheres made for Air France.
  • Creator:
    Lucien Boucher (Designer)
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 15.44 in (39.2 cm)Width: 24.69 in (62.7 cm)Depth: 0.4 in (1 cm)
  • Style:
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques:
  • Place of Origin:
  • Period:
  • Date of Manufacture:
    1948
  • Condition:
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location:
    SAINT-OUEN-SUR-SEINE, FR
  • Reference Number:
    Seller: 2249190491521stDibs: LU7066236096032
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