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ADVERTISING ART - LAVIES, J[an, 1902-2005], HOLLAND. Official Tourist Information Office, The Hague. Netherlands Railways Through Holland with 8 day's Season Tickets.[An original printed coloured poster designed by Jan Lavies.
The Hague, Official Tourist Information Office, s.d. [circa], 1950 An original coloured printed promotional poster designed by Jan Lavies, as produced for the British holiday-market. Sized 95x65cm. Title in bold black lettering at tail, incl. dutch reailway information: fares: 1st, 2nd. and 3rd. Class. On foreground a dutch child in bathing-costume holding the dutch flag on top of a dune, with in background the sea. A SCAN IS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST!
Jan Lavies (1902-....), a dutch commercial draughtsman and designer arrived in colonial Indonesia in 1925 and settled in Batavia and was emploed at the publicity Agency "Aneta". He returned to the Netherlands in c. 1935 an is one of the foremost dutch commercial designers. This beautifully coloured and designed original thin paper poster has especially been designed for British Tourist Agencies, promoting holidays in the Netherlands. Few copies will have survived. In very good condition, very colourful. A SCAN IS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST! Rare.

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Book nr.: 41314