LA COTE BASQUE Travel Advertising Poster


Genre: Travel
Artist: Jean Jacquelin
Year Printed: 1964
Size: 24.75" X 39"
Country of Poster: Unknown
Restoration Detail: Unrestored
Grade: Very Fine
Additional Information: Original La Cote Basque vintage antique French travel poster created by Jacquelin (signed in the plate). Visit the Basque (south-west) coast and travel by trains and buses of the French railways. Printer: Hubert Baille, Paris. Original vintage travel advertising poster published by the French National Railways SNCF to promote its train services to the Basque Country in the south of France. This original poster is a stylised view of the Basque Coast with sunbathing on the long sandy beach and swimming in the sea under a bright shining sun. People are playing sports between the trees and houses, including a Basque pelota ball game, polo on horses and golf in the foreground. Antique posters are 'pictures of persuasion,' as we might call them, offer a wealth of art, history, design, and popular culture for us to understand. The poster is a familiar part of our world, and we intuitively understand its role as propaganda, promotion, announcement, or advertisement." This is an Original Lithograph Vintage Poster; it is not a reproduction. This poster is professional acid-free conservation mounted, linen backed, and in very good condition. (please note that standard excellent condition allows for very minor handling wear at edges).

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