Art deco poster auction set for Swann Galleries


2015-06-26 13:15:18


Art deco poster auction set for Swann Galleries

Art deco masterpieces and cutting edge advertising posters to auction in New York on May 13

Paul Fraser Collectibles,Sunday 28April 2013

A number of art deco and cutting edge advertising posters are to cross the block in New York at Swann Auction Galleries on May 13.

Art Deco posters auction in New YorkAM Cassandre's The Continent / via Harwich, London, 1928has a $12,000 high estimate

Among the eye-catching offerings, several examples by Ukrainian-French designer AM Cassandre stand out in terms of both artistry and estimated worth.

A 1925 Turmac La Cigarette Turque poster, and a poster designed for the safety glass brand Triplex in 1931, both carry individual $20,000 top estimates, while a 1927 poster for the Nord Express is anticipated to achieve $18,000.

In a recent interview with the Wall Street Journal, American actor Leonardo DiCaprio divulged that he collected vintage posters. "To me, that's a really undervalued marketplace," DiCaprio told the publication.

We currently have this exceptional California League of Sexual Freedom poster in stock.

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