1973 Print Poster Ad Art Ville du Parc Saint-Maur Bicycle Race High-Wheeler Bike

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This is a 1973 reproduction of a black and white poster that was created in 1885 to advertise the French Ville du Parc Saint-Maur Bicycle and Tricycle Races on 27 September, 1885. The print has an awesome illustration of the early "ordinary" or "high-wheeler" bicycles.

Period Paper is pleased to offer a wonderful collection of prints of bicycle advertising posters. This stunning collection will be of interest to graphic design artists as well as those interested in the history of bicycling. Please note that these prints are 1973 reproductions of the original posters. These fabulous prints would look excellent framed.

CONDITION

This 38+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No aging. No creases. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is printing on the reverse.

  • Product Type: 1973 Print; Black & White / Grayscale
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10 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)

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