Societe Nationale des Chemin Map Travel Advertising Poster

$598.00

Genre: Travel
Artist: P Bouvry
Year Printed: 1953
Size: 24.5" x 39.25"
Country of Poster: Unknown
Restoration Detail: Unrestored
Grade: Very Fine
Additional Information: Original French vintage travel poster: FRANCE, Societe Nationale des Chemins de Fer Francais. Printed in France for and by French National Railroads Linen backed original poster; ready to frame. Note that our watermark does not appear on the artwork. A poster with a pictorial map of France that had no railway lines at all! Its goal was clearly not to plan routes but to encourage travel. "Discover France by train") made by the S.N.C.F to encourage travel by the French National Railroad. The map shows highlights of all areas of France and what you can find or expect to see as you visit each city, town, or district. The pictorial map was created by Cheval-Batany, the designer duo Jean Cheval and Alex Batany, combined on a poster with a smaller image of an electric SNCF CC 7001 locomotive by P. Bouvry. More information: https://retours.eu/en/46-pictorial-railway-maps/ 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.

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