Bleiot Traverse la Manche (Monoplane) Travel Advertising Poster


Genre: Travel
Artist: Anonymous Artists
Year Printed: c. 1930's
Size: 21.5 x 29
Country of Poster: Unknown
Restoration Detail: Unrestored
Grade: Very Fine
Additional Information: Original poster: Louis Bleriot was the first to cross the English Channel on 25 July 1909 in The Blériot XI, taking off at sunrise , a condition required by the Daily Mail (British newspaper) which is the source of the challenge. Louis Charles Joseph Blériot (1 July 1872 – 2 August 1936) was a French aviator, inventor and engineer. In 1909 he completed the first flight across a large body of water in a heavier-than-air craft, when he crossed the English Channel. He was also the first to make a working, powered, piloted monoplane. Blériot was a pioneer of the sport of air racing and the founder of an aircraft manufacturing company which outlived him. Linen backed horizontal format this image shows the early plane taking off with a small group of views standing on the ground. Linen backed horizontal poster. B condition This is an Original Lithograph Vintage Poster; it is not a reproduction. The Vintage Poster has been working with collectors around the world helping them with their original vintage poster collections. Our posters come with a . We stand behind the description and condition of the vintage posters shown on the website. The Vintage Poster is an IVPDA certified vintage poster dealer. Available online to you 24/7. We are glad to assist you. Our current inventory is online and is updated frequently. To purchase, simply add the item(s) to your cart and check out. They will be delivered to your door. Your satisfaction is guaranteed!

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