This is an original 1926 black and white print ad for leading Hôtels de Luxe in Europe from the Town and Country Travel Bureau in New York City. Hotels include: Claridge's in Paris, the Negresco in Nice, the Lugdunum Palace in Lyons, the Palace and Astoria in Bruxelles, the Château D'Ardenne in Dinant, the Palace, Ritz and Hotel de Paris in Madrid, the Continental Palace in St. Sébastien and the Hotel Real in Santander.
This 87+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.
Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
Grade: Very Fine ++
Dimensions: Approximately 9.75 x 14 inches; 25 x 36 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
Period Paper is pleased to present a collection of ads from the Roaring Twenties, complete with all the excesses and new inventions of the time before the Great Depression hit. From cigarettes to vacation spots to the preferred beverages and automobiles of the decade, this collection really showcases the needs of the trendy individuals of the 1920s . Be sure to admire the beautiful Art Deco artwork that accompanies some of these ads!