Credit Lyonnais Advertising Map ✓

France, c. 1945

31 x 41 in (77 x 103 cm)


"Crédit Lyonnais Fondé En 1863 Afrique du Nord Union Française"

Translation: Crédit Lyonnais Founded In 1863 North Africa French Union

This beautifully detailed map shows many of the former French colonies of Africa, including Cote d'Ivoire, Senegal, and Cameroun. This map is meant to promote a French credit company and shows all the industries that can be found in the colonies, from gold mining to goat rearing. This is definitely an interesting piece of history to own!

Artist: Lucien Boucher

Printer: Perceval Paris

Condition: Good, some minor restoration done 

Please note this is linen-backed on canvas. 


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