Air France Ciel Poster

France, c. 1981
24 x 39 in (61 x 99 cm)
ID #FF1C-L-17
"Sky"

This stunning poster features a sleek modern jet as well as a funky cutout of an airplane. The background is absolutely wonderful, with bold complementary colors and psychedelic prints.

Year: c. 1981

Artist: Roger Bezombes

Printer: Mourlot

In the early 1970s, Air France commissioned Roger Bezombes to do a series of posters advertising travel with the airline. Bezombes was a multi-media French artist who was known for his vibrantly colored pieces that rivaled the works of the post-impressionists. His quasi-abstract posters are filled with an amazing array of details, from different textures to hidden images. He held an obsession with found objects, creating a new type of collage. Bezombes was talented in many fields — working not only with graphic design, but fashion and sculpting, these mediums often bled into his poster work, forming his own distinct style.  

FF1C-L-17

500-1000 abstract airline airplane collage colorful foreign france french impressionist original posters poster print prints silkscreen size-24x39 travel vintage

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