News from Galerie Montmartre

10 Apr, 2014

SALE! IT'S TIME TO CLEAR OUT THE OLD AND MAKE WAY FOR THE NEW (OLD)

ALL large format posters ALL under $900

 All prices are in Australian dollars 
Maestro CigarsMaestro Cigars
Anonymous
c. 1930
80 x 120 cm
REDUCED FROM $900 - This distinguished gentleman is astonished by the smooth flavour of his Maestro cigar.
Helvetia WatchHelvetia Watch
Donald Brun
c. 1940
91 x 127 cm
REDUCED FROM $700 - A Swiss poster (in size, detail design and designer) for a Swiss watch... of course! A very graphic poster this time, from the Swiss artist, Donald Brun.
Le PuyLe Puy
Neziere
1925
77 x 106cm
REDUCED FROM $500 - The town of Le Puy in south-central France is famous for its Cathedrale Notre-Dame du Puy, the starting point of the pilgrim route to Santiago de Compostela, a walk of around 16,000 km.
Societe CentraleSociete Centrale
Courboint
c. 1916
76 x 116cm
REDUCED FROM $900
Le Pays du SourireLe Pays du Sourire
Wurth
1929
80 x 119cm
REDUCED FROM $250 - Another very interesting and beautiful poster for a french operetta, Le Pays du Sourire - The Land of Smiles.
La Danseuse de San DiegoLa Danseuse de San Diego
Ferre
1947
80 x 120cm
REDUCED FROM $700 - Oh la la, the Dancers of San Diego. A 1947 film poster by Columbia Films.
E & O Merzbacher Pelzwaren Furs FourruresE & O Merzbacher Pelzwaren Furs Fourrures
Adolf Hofer
1907
76 x 109cm
REDUCED FROM $1500 - Adolf Hofer (1869-1929) designed two posters for the German furriers E. & O. Merzbacher.
La ChanoinesseLa Chanoinesse
PAL
1908
99 x 142 cm
REDUCED FROM $1000 - Jean De Paleologue (1860-1942) was an American artist and lithographer. In 1893 he moved to Paris to be an accomplished poster artist. Here a haloed nun holds her bottle of La Chanoinesse (the Canoness), made at the Bouxieres Abbey.
Prix de L'Arc de TriomphePrix de L'Arc de Triomphe
d'apres Lautrec
1965
120 x 162cm
REDUCED FROM $1000 - A poster for the most prestigious horse race in Europe, held annually in October. In 1965 the famous image of Toulouse-Lautrec’s “Le Jockey” was used, taken from one of the artists last lithographs, printed in 1899.
Gidon-LynnesGidon-Lynnes
Anonymous
1891
82 x 120 cm
REDUCED FROM $900 - This humorous poster seems to be depicting female impersonators, singing duos, dancing acts - the 'original and fashionable' - entertainment that Paris embraced at the turn of the 20th century.
Chocolat FortinChocolat Fortin
Paul Igert
1934
100 x 142 cm
REDUCED FROM $800 - Chocolat Fortin - convoitise des enfants - the desire of children! It looks to me like these kidlets may have indulged just a little too much in their favourite chocolat - little eyes are popping out of little heads!?
Saint Denis FootballSaint Denis Football
Raymond Savignac
1995
120 x 176 cm
REDUCED FROM $1000 - In 1995 Saint-Denis was announced as one of the hosts for the 1998 World Cup Football competition. Obviously Savignac is telling us that Saint-Denis is coming alive with football!
Savignac a ForneySavignac a Forney
Raymond Savignac
2001
119 x 174 cm
REDUCED FROM $1000 - Savignac had his final exhibition at the Bibliotheque Forney in Paris and this poster was used to advertise the remarkable collection of the master's works. A must for any serious Savignac collector.
Laubenheimer BieresLaubenheimer Bieres
Ripart
c.1930
80 x 120 cm.
REDUCED FROM $750 - King Henry IV sits atop his famous white horse to promote an obscure southwestern French beer.
Chanson d'AmourChanson d'Amour
Dola
1936
80 x 120 cm.
REDUCED FROM $450 - Dola designed a poster for the Operetta 'Chanson d'Amour'. The show was held at the 'house of three young ladies' and was accompanied by the music of Franz Schubert. A decorative and well priced poster from 1936.
Avi 3000Avi 3000
Raymond Savignac
1985
120 x 160 cm.
REDUCED FROM $1000 - Savignac uses his favourite bird, the seagull, to advertise Avi 3000, the modern paint that is without odour and dries in 30 minutes!
Plombieres Les BainsPlombieres Les Bains
D'Ylen
1931
75 x 108 cm
REDUCED FROM $1500 - D'Ylen creates a poster promoting the thermal baths of Plombieres. If you detect a hint of Cappiello in this piece it's because Cappiello and D'Ylen were working out of the same studio at the time.
Le TzarewitchLe Tzarewitch
Chancel
c.1925
80 x 120 cm
REDUCED FROM $600 - Le Tzarewitch or the 'little Tsar' was an operetta from the 1920's with a distinctly Russian theme. Performed in 3 acts, the music was by Franz Lehar. Very Deco in style.
JuckenmollerJuckenmoller
Anonymous
1956
90 x 128 cm
REDUCED FROM $700 - Juckenmoller... they say it's 'the big drink for the big man'!? This is a big man with a big drink, so possibly 'they' were correct?
Camembert Georges BissonCamembert Georges Bisson
Henri Le Monnier
1937
100 x 145 cm
REDUCED FROM $1000 - A fabulous, upfront poster for the famous cheese... Camembert. The old mark of Normandy, the very thing that puts the place on the map. Quintessentially French, quintessentially delicious and a great poster!
Amaro ValsesiaAmaro Valsesia
Gros
c. 1930
97 x 137 cm
REDUCED FROM $800 - Gros was a well sought posterist working on pre and post WWII advertising. This pre war piece for Amaro Valsesia is truly great value for its age and condition and has great visual impact.