104 East 25th Street, New York, NY 10010  | 
(212) 254-4710  |  Mon - Fri, 10AM - 6PM
Follow Us:
  • We are happy to call you during the auction and place bids on your behalf. To arrange phone bidding, please call Swann's bid department during business hours.

    (212) 254-4710 ext. 0
    Mon - Fri 10AM - 6PM

     

    Or, e-mail a list of lots with the sale number and your contact information to phonebids@swanngalleries.com. Be sure to include a phone number where we can reach you.

    Bids may also be submitted via fax. Send a list of lots with the sale number and your contact information to (212) 979-1017. You will receive a confirmation before the sale.

    Sale 2490 | Lot 10
    Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
    • Click Image To Enlarge

    • Sale 2490 Lot 10

      JAN AUVIGNE (1859-1952) COMPAGNIE GÉNÉRALE TRANSATLANTIQUE / [NORMANDIE.] 1937.
      39x24 1/4 inches, 99x61 1/2 cm. Éditions L'Atlantique, [Paris.]
      Condition B+: overpainting in lower text; repaired tears at edges, some into image; restoration along creases in image; light scuffing in image.
      A striking Art Deco image of the Normandie at sea, at the center of a decorative compass, circled by the liner's various destinations. One variation of this poster has text for the 1937 Universal Exposition in Paris, and more often it appears at auction without any text in the bottom panel. Auvigne did a lot of work for the French Line, also designing brochures, magazine covers and postcards. Fantastic Voyage 17 (var).

      Estimate $2,000 - 3,000


      Unsold