1934 Ad Kimberly Clark Paper Languedoc Sailing Ship - ORIGINAL ADVERTISING FT1

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This is an original 1934 color print ad for Kleerfect, the perfect printing paper from the Kimberly-Clark Corporation of Neenah, Wisconsin. The ad has a wonderful illustration of the French sailing ship Languedoc which in 1778 had a printing press aboard.

CONDITION

This 77+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. No aging. No creases. No tears. No water damage. Very well preserved.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Full Color
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10.5 x 13.5 inches; 27 x 34 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)

This piece was illustrated by Klep, Rolf. Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.

Rolf Klep

Rolf Klep (1904-1981) studied at the University of Oregon and eventually founded the Rolf and Alice Klep Collection at the school. Klep worked for Fortune magazine starting in 1935, and also provided artwork for Life magazine and Collier's. Klep founded the Columbia River Maritime Museum in Astoria, Oregon.

Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising

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