May 03, 2018 - Sale 2476

Sale 2476 - Lot 178

Price Realized: $ 938
Show Hammer Price?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 800 - $ 1,200
LOWEREE (DATES UNKNOWN) 'ROUND THE WORLD / 'ROUND THE CLOCK / VIA PAN AMERICAN. 1955.
42 1/4x28 1/2 inches, 107 1/4x72 1/2 cm.
Condition A / A-: creases and minor tears at edges, some slightly into image. Paper.
A complex design involving a sundial and a projection of the world, which manages to efficiently convey its message despite its intricate detail. Stylistically, this poster is exceptional for Pan American, as most of their p
osters from this era featured their planes and/or one of their destinations. Although no information can be found about this artist aside from a few other travel poster designs, it seems clear that they are following the Modernist trend set by Abram Games for BEA posters from the same period....