Oct 26, 2017 - Sale 2459

Sale 2459 - Lot 72

Price Realized: $ 2,750
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 4,000
LOUIS C. KALFF (1897-1976) SCHEVENINGEN. Circa 1930.
39 1/4x26 1/2 inches, 99 3/4x67 1/4 cm. Mouton & Co., The Hague.
Condition A- / B+: tear in bottom margin; sharp creases and minor abrasions along vertical and horizontal folds; minor creases and abrasions at edges. Paper.
The majority of Kalff's posters were for Philips, for whom he worked for nearly four decades. He also designed a few travel posters, of which this is surely the best - a colorful, light and appealing Art Deco image. This is the German version. Voyage p. 65, Affiches Art Deco p. 103.