About this poster
A romantic picture with two young ladies sailing in a gondola. The domes of St. Mark's Basilica can be seen in the evening sun. In the text part you can find the route of the Chemin de Fer de l’Est from Paris via Belfort-Basel-Lucerne-Gotthard to Venice.
Artist: Hugo F. D’Alési
Hugo d’Alési had Romanian ancestry and was one of the first painters of his century to dedicate himself to poster design – particularly travel posters. He mainly worked for the French railway companies and founded his own lithography studio, which unfortunately led him into financial difficulties. He was also commissioned to paint educational images that were exhibited at the Paris world’s fair in 1900.... more
Hugo d’Alési had Romanian ancestry and was one of the first painters of his century to dedicate himself to poster design – particularly travel posters. H ...
- Poster No.: 1673
- Printer: Imp. Courmont Frères, Paris
- Size: 105 x 74 cm / 41.3 x 29.1″
- Printing technique:Lithograph in colours
Fairly good condition. Picture preserved. Wrinkles and small tears, if any, restricted to edges. Mounted on acid-free Japanese vellum.
- Publications:Italia manifesta - Il volto dell‘Italia attraverso i manifesti