May 23, 2019 - Sale 2510

Sale 2510 - Lot 79

Price Realized: $ 6,500
Show Hammer Price?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 4,000 - $ 6,000
FRANCO BARBERIS (1905-1992) CANDEE. 1929.
50 1/2x36 inches, 128 1/4x91 1/2 cm. A. Trüb & Cie., Aarau.
Condition A.
This appealing and accomplished Art Deco image is clearly the work of a masterful illustrator. It is often misidentified as the work of the famous Spanish illustrator and fashion designer Eduardo Benito, however, the monogram on this poster does not appear on any of his other work. La Femme 203 (var), Affiche Art Deco p. 39, Crouse p. 153.