Wagons Lits Cook Poster
France, c. 1965
25 x 39 in (64 x 99 cm)
"Les Agences de Voyages, Wagons Lits Cook, Partout et toujours a votre service"
Translation: Travel Agencies, Wagons Lits Cook, Everywhere and always at your service
Wagons-Lits are sleeping cars on the European railroad, meant to give travelers utmost comfort. Advertising their chefs, this travel agency ensures viewers that they will always have the necessary resources if they choose to ride with them. This original poster exhibits the style of a typical advertising poster during a time when train travel was front and center.
Artist: Guy George
Printer: Hubert Baille, Paris
Please note this is linen-backed on canvas.