PAI-LXXXII: Rare Posters
The auction will be held on Sunday, November 15, 2020 at 11AM EST at Rennert’s Gallery or you may bid online, by phone or by absentee order bid. The sale will be continuous with no breaks.
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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The complete 204-page catalogue illustrating all 500 lots, annotated and in full color, is available for $40 ($60 foreign). Free Shipping.
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