Friday, October 30 to Saturday, November 14
65 Travel: Dig in to the rich history of travel posters from the earliest airlines to modern transit. Destinations include: historic Italy, the United Kingdom via LNER, French beaches and resorts, America’s Wild West, and New York City. 15 Automobiles: Early expos and modern races from Montaut, Rochegrosse, and more. 17 Aviation: Designs ranging from the earliest air shows to the 1970s. 33 Bicycles: Legendary works from Bradley, Penfield, Chéret, and Pal—as well as newly discovered Belle Epoque designs. 20 Propaganda: Striking images from WWI, WWII, and the Vietnam War that command attention and implore action. Top artists include Chambers, Christy, Flagg, Pennell, and Spear. 6 Salon Des Cent: Hermann-Paul, Grasset, Mucha, Rassenfosse, and Rhead. 11 Literary: Choice posters for Harper’s, Scribner’s, and more.
40 Cappiello: This survey of the artist’s career includes cornerstones and rarities: Waterman, Folies-Bergère, Cinzano, Zenith, Expo Monaco, Abatilles, Parapluie-Revel, Menthe-Pastille, and 3 maquettes. 20 Chéret: Ebullient designs: Redoute des Etudiants, Loïe Fuller, Olympia. 15 Haring: Playful and poignant works from this influential artist. 22 Mucha: Mucha set out to glorify beauty through art, and his oeuvre is saturated with romanticism and luscious ornamentation. Major works include Salon des Cent, Job, Gismonda, Nestle’s Food, and Monaco-Monte-Carlo. 21 Toulouse-Lautrec: The great mythologizer of Montmartre relished the grit of Fin-de-Siècle Paris, and his posters capture the splendor and the debauchery. Seminal works include Moulin Rouge, Reine de Joie, Ambassadeurs, Divan Japonais, and Jane Avril.
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