Grotte de Han Poster

France, c. 1900
29 x 42 in (74 x 107 cm)
ID #LBFRENCHTRAVELTABLE-Z-64

Vintage Belgian travel poster encouraging tourism to the Han Caves in Rochefort. The Han Caves are, to this day, one of the greatest tourist attractions in Belgium, and the illustration on the bottom of the poster perfectly captures their mysterious allure. 

"Chemins de fer de l'etat Belge du nord. Grotte de Han Belgique. La plus grande curiosite naturelle du monde. Chemin de fer de Rochefort a la Grotte de Han. Ascension des Roches de Faule. Lac d'embarquement: sortie de la grotte. Eclairage electrique grandiose." (Northern Belgian State Railways. Cave of Han, Belgium. The greatest natural curiosity in the world. Railway from Rochefort to the Grotte de Han. Ascent of the Roches de Faule. Boarding lake: exit from the cave. Grandiose electric lighting.)

Printer: J.L. Goffart, Brussels

Year: c. 1900

Condition: Very good please note minor restoration on the top and bottom borders of the poster

Poster is linen-backed on canvas

1900s 20th Century 500-1000 Belgian belgian poster belgian travel Belgium blue cave chemins de fer flowers France French getaway grotte de han han medium mountain natural wonder nature original poster outdoors rails railway river rochefort roses size-29x42 stalactite toc tourism train trains transportation travel travel poster turn of the century vacation vintage poster

More from $500 to $1,000


Teufel Hunden Poster
Teufel Hunden Poster
U.S.A., 1918
25 x 19 in 64 x 48 (cm)
$650
Cycles Strock Poster
Cycles Strock Poster
France, c.1890
23 x 33 in 58 x 84 (cm)
$900
Christmas in Mexico Poster
Christmas in Mexico Poster
Mexico, c. 1950
28 x 38 in 71 x 95 (cm)
$550
24 Heures du Mans Poster
24 Heures du Mans Poster
France, 1968
24 x 16 in 61 x 41 (cm)
$800
Visitez Les Cévennes Poster
Visitez Les Cévennes Poster
France, 1955
40 x 24 in 100 x 61 (cm)
$550
Chatel Guyon les Bains Poster
Chatel Guyon les Bains Poster
France, 1898
44 x 30 in 112 x 76 (cm)
$800