Vintage Posters: March 9, 2023 Auction Highlights

Lot 73: Manuel Orazi, Ligue Vinicole De France, circa 1901. Estimate $8,000 to $12,000. 

In our upcoming March 9 Vintage Posters auction there is an exceptional selection of over 140 European and American Art Nouveau posters, featuring many of the most sought-after artists of that era such as: Alphonse Mucha (represented by 20 lots), Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Jules Cheret, Eugene Grasset, Privat Livemont, Louis Rhead, Pal, Theophile Steinlen, Maxfield Parrish, Edward Penfield and many others.

At Auction March 9: left: Lot 34: Eugène Grasset, La Vitrioleuse, 1894. Estimate $2,000 to $3,000; right: Lot 138: Maxfield Parrish, Poster Show / Pennsylvania Academy, 1896. Estimate $10,000 to $15,000.
Lot 79: Louis J. Rhead, Le Journal De La Beauté, 1897. Estimate $5,000 to $7,500.

Every winter we feature an unparalleled selection of skiing and winter sports images, and this year is no exception, with over 60 posters, including a number of early and rare Olympic posters.

Works by Alex Diggelmann, Herbert Matter, Sascha Maurer, Rogers Broders, Walther Koch and Martin Peikert showcase exceptional imagery that drove travelers and tourists to colder climes for winter sport.

At Auction March 9: left to right: Lot 267: Isaias, Chile / Alegria – Nieve Y Sol, circa 1930s. Estimate $700 to $1,000; Lot 290: Ski / Mt. Spokane State Park / Chair Lift, circa 1960s. Estimate $700 to $1,000; Lot 246: Roger Broders, Les Sports D’Hiver / A St. Pierre De Chartreuse, 1930. Estimate $10,000 to $15,000.

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On offer is a selection of seven iconic Leonetto Cappiello posters, including Crème de Luzy, 1919, and other recognizable liquor posters for Contratto, Veuve Amiot, and Cognac Monnet.

Work Incentive posters are well-represented with eight works by the Mather Company of Chicago, as well as a group of 43 cards from the C.J Howard Company.

At Auction March 9: left: Lot 232: Funny? / Let’s Think Twice, 1929. Estimate $1,200 to $1,800; right: Lot 219: Leonetto Cappiello, Crème De Luzy, 1919. Estimate $5,000 to $7,500. 

Collectors will have the opportunity to explore our selection of international travel posters, Art Deco images, exhibition posters, Russian posters, automobile and bicycle posters and more.

Lot 147: Pierre Andry-Farcy, Magnat-Debon, 1912. Estimate $1,000 to $1,500. 

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