Excursions en Normandie Poster

France, c. 1920

29 x 42 in (74 x 107 cm)


Title: Excursion in Normandy

Vintage French poster showcasing the wonders of the Normandy region. Part of a series of travel posters for Normandy, this edition focuses on St. Pierre Sur Dives in the Calvados department. The quaint village life illustrated here, farmers ushering around their livestock and merchants selling their ware, creates an immersive experience of a French countryside lost to the past. 

"Chemins de Fer de l'Etat" (State Railways)

Artist: Pierre Ladureau

Printer: A. Norgeu, Paris

Year: c. 1920

Condition:  Fair, please note restoration in the top right corner and bottom border

This poster is linen-backed on canvas

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