Poster Auctions International's Rare Posters Auction #83, March 14, features 500 rare, iconic works
All 500 lots will be on view to the public February 26-March 13. The auction will be held live in PAI's gallery at 26 West 17th Street in New York City, as well as online at posterauctions.com, beginning promptly at 11am Eastern time.
By: Poster Auctions International, Inc.
All 500 lots will be on view to the public February 26-March 13. The auction will be held live in PAI's gallery at 26 West 17th Street in New York City, as well as online at posterauctions.com, beginning at 11am Eastern time.
Jack Rennert, president of Poster Auctions International, Inc., called this auction "one of our best collections yet," adding, "Not only do we have the beloved designs that collectors expect to see from us, but we are also offering a number of especially rare designs that we have not seen at auction in many years."
The auction will begin with 30 Winter Sports posters from around the world. Emil Cardinaux's 1920 Palace Hotel / St. Moritz is one of his most evocative designs (est. $8,000-$10,000)
Next, 15 designs for the Mele department store and Italian culture will be offered. Important works include Cappiello's 1903 Mele / Novità per Signora (est. $8,000-$10,000)
For collectors of transit posters, options abound. Twenty designs for ships will be auctioned, including A. Schindeler's epic 1891 design, Voyage Autour du Monde / Round the World (est. $17,000-$20,000)
Public viewings will be held daily from February 26-March 13. For more information and to order the catalogue, visit www.posterauctions.com. You may call the gallery at (212) 787-4000. For general inquiries, the email address is email@example.com.