Friday, October 6 to Saturday, October 21
Bicycles: 25 (Mucha’s Waverley Cycles; delightful early Pal images; Swiss racing posters). Automobiles: 33 (Metlicovitz’s Milan Auto Show; Montaut’s rare La Buire; a 1923 Six Auto poster never-before-seen; a 1932 Bugatti; several Monaco Grand Prix; Kauffer’s classic Shell is one of nine in this famed series). Aviation: 45 (Unique art and documentation of man’s earliest attempt at flight, from 1812 to the Wright Brothers, as well as early Air Shows of 1910-1912 plus 10 for Air France). Loie Fuller: 14 (Some never-before-seen images of the famed dancer and her many imitators). World War II: 8 (includes the infamous “Red Poster” of 1944). Psychedelic Rock Posters: 19 (The best of Wes Wilson, Conklin, Moscoso and Mouse, featuring the Grateful Dead, the Doors, Jefferson Airplane, Janis Joplin). Films: 30 (From Stenberg Brothers to James Bond to Star Wars). Travel: 70 (From beaches to mountains, from sailing to skiing, many posters to make you yearn for your vacation). Other Highlights: The complete Herman Miller Summer Picnic series by Frykholm; Bonnard’s Salon des Cent (with and before letters); all three Dorival posters for Mont-Blanc; Eight Harper’s by Penfield; Book section includes the complete L’Estampe Moderne.
Cappiello: 15 (Mistinguett, Paquet Pernot, and incredible maquettes). Cassandre: 8 (Etoile du Nord, Nord Express, Cote d’Azur, Normandie). Gesmar: 9 (Rarely seen images of Mistinguett and other stars). Loupot: 19 (from early Swiss fashions to later French Deco,including Philippossian and Lion Noir). Mucha: 25 (Rare signed copy of Salon des Cent before letters, both Jobs, Dame aux Camelias, Lygie, Waverley Cycles, the Seasons, the Arts, Times of Day, Heather & Sea Holly, Slav Epic). Toulouse-Lautrec: 17 (Divan Japonais, Artisan Moderne, Aristide Bruant/Chansonniers de Montmartre, Confetti, both Jane Avrils, Salon des Cent, Sescau)
Other Artists: Atche, Barrère, Bonnard, Broders, Brodovitch, Cardinaux, Carlu, Chéret, Choubrac, Diggelmann, Domergue, Dudovich, DeFeure, Fix-Masseau, Fouqueray, Grasset, Gray, Grun, Ham, Hohenstein, Hohlwein, Kauffer, Kiffer, Klinger, Laube, Leupin, Livemont, Mangold, Mataloni, Misti, Metlicovitz, Montaut, Muller-Brockmann, Pal, Penfield, Savignac, Steinlen, Stenberg Bros., Tamagno, Van Caulaert, d’Ylen, Yokoo.
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