ORIGINAL POSTER FOR BANQUE INDUSTRIELLE DE CHINE 1920
Original poster for Banque Industrielle de Chine (based in Shanghai and Paris from 1913 to 1922. The stunning graphic depicts showing an Asian harbour scene at sunset. In the foreground two men in a small boat row are about to dock. Behind them a bay with sun dappled waters on which rests four Chinese junks and a large steamship. Behind them hints of asian pagodas and a mountain landscape give way to a dramatic cloud filled sky. Printed across the sky in black letters “Emprunt de la Paix”. “Souscrivez à la Banque Industrielle de Chine” is written in stylised red block letters in the lower right corner. Original large lithograph poster on paper. Printed in Paris circa 1920. Good condition, two minor creases repaired and backed on linen. Framed under plexiglass.