Nov 14, 2019 - Sale 2524

Sale 2524 - Lot 42

Price Realized: $ 6,750
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Estimate: $ 5,000 - $ 7,500
ROGER BRODERS (1883-1953) LE TOUR DU MT. BLANC. 1927.
41x29 inches, 104x73 3/4 cm. Lucien Serre, Paris.
Condition A-: small tear at top edge; creases in margins and text. Paper. Matted and framed.
One of the more unique compositions in Broders' exceptional portfolio of travel posters, in that it provides a creative, figurative description of the scene. For tours around Mt. Blanc, he shows one of the railway buses spiraling around th
e mountain, along the text. It is also his only poster to employ metallic gold ink. Alpi / Manifesti 36, Broders p. 68, Perry / Broders p. 63, Hillion p. 251, Voyage p. 36, Golden Age 138....