Les Sables d'Olonne Poster

France, c. 1900
39 x 55 in (99 x 140 cm)
ID #LB39x55-Z-93

Paris, les sables d'Olonne. Trajet en 7 heures. Toutes classes dans tous les trains.

Translation: Paris, the sands of Olonne. Trip in 7 hours. All classes in all trains.

It was in the 1890s that the poster started being more widely recognized as form of artistic expression. The poster became an integral part of the cityscape during the Belle Epoque, turn of the century period in Europe—its colorful, larger than life images both indispensible to advertising and a respected art form in itself.

Artist: E. Troncy

Printer: Viellemard Fils, Paris

Year: c. 1900

Condition: Good, please note some restoration done along the borders of the poster

Linen-backed on canvas

500-1000 antique beach france french journey original paris poster toc train trip turn of the century vacation vintage vintage poster woman

More from Transportation


Turbotrain Poster
Turbotrain Poster
France, c. 1970
39 x 24 in 99 x 61 (cm)
$475
Brest French Travel Poster
Brest French Travel Poster
France, 1930
40 x 25 in 102 x 64 (cm)
$650
SNCF Corail Travel Poster
SNCF Corail Travel Poster
France, c. 1975
39 x 24 in 99 x 61 (cm)
$250
Emprunt SNCF Poster
Emprunt SNCF Poster
France, 1976
31 x 24 in 79 x 61 (cm)
$150
Oostende-Dover Poster
Oostende-Dover Poster
Belgium, c. 1935
39 x 25 in 99 x 64 (cm)
$950
Billets Bon Dimanche et de Week-end Poster
Billets Bon Dimanche et de Week-end Poster
France, c. 1960
40 x 25 in 102 x 64 (cm)
$300