Paris BEDOS & CIE
Poster: Corse. L'ile de beauté à six heures du continent [Corsica. Island of beauty six hours from the continent]
[Corse - L'ile de beaute a six heures du continent [Corsica - The island of beauty six hours from the continent]] 1938
Materials & Technique:
prints, posters, planographic lithograph, printed in colour, from multiple stones/plates Support: paper
Primary Insc: sig. printed u.l. "DE CASABLANCA/ - HUMBAIRE" ensign printed u.r. "(symbol S.N.C.F)" [Societé Nationale des chemins de fer François - French National Railways] title printed l.l. to l.r. "CORSE/L'ILE DE BEAUTE A SIX HEURES DU CONTINENT" [Corsica island of beauty six hours from the continent] "SOCIETE NATIONALE DES CHEMINS DE FER FRANCAIS" publisher printed l.l. "PUBLICITE S.N.C.F. (A.2.4.1938.R.C.Seine 2764488)" publisher printed l.r. "PRINTED IN FRANCE FOR AND BY FRENCH NATIONAL RAILWAYS. (S.N.C.F.)" printed printed "IMP.BEDQS & C.ie PARIS"
sheet 101.0 h x 62.0 w cm image 97.2 h x 58.0 w cm
: Gift in memory of Spensley Charles and Gwendoline Mary Weetman 1990 Accession No
: NGA 90.1789.29
- Collection of Charles Weetman (1905-1990), who had worked for the Australian National Travel Association (ANTA), and was Assistant Editor of the organisations magazine 'Walkabout'.
- By descent to his son Peter Weetman.
- Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Peter Weetman, Melbourne, December 1990.