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Vintage Swiss Masked Ball Poster, circa 1920s

$950

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An original 1920s Swiss lithograph poster for the Grand Ball Travesti at the Carlton Hotel in Geneva in black, white and pink, printed by Fretz Freres, Zurich. The event was a dinner dance held on Monday, February 11, circa 1920 which we think was a performance of Avant Garde marionettes (Poupees Modernes = Modern Dolls). Unusual subject and whimsical graphic design. Excellent condition, ready for framing. Easy to ship, rolled up in a tube.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 39.3 in. (99.83 cm)Width: 27.6 in. (70.11 cm)Depth: .13 in. (3.31 mm)
  • Style
    Art Deco (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1920s
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Bright colors. No tears. Minor crease in lower left hand corner which would disappear when mounted on linen for framing, which we can facilitate.
  • Seller Location
    Essex, MA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU837710265683

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    $175 Standard Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 4-6 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Essex, MA
  • Return Policy

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

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