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Original Vintage Poster, Olympic Runners, Munich Games, 1973 Sports Poster
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Artist: Anonymous Year: 1973 Dimensions: 92 x 64cm Condition: Excellent condition Format: Linen backed.  
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Vintage 1970s French Mid-Century Modern Posters

'Citizen Kane' Original Vintage Japanese Movie Poster, 1967
Located in Devon, GB
Widely regarded as the greatest film ever made, Orson Welles revolutionised cinema with his first feature film in 1941, co-writing, producing, directing and starring in the masterful...
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Vintage 1960s Japanese Post-Modern Posters

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'Manhattan' Original Vintage US Lobby Card Movie Poster, 1979
Located in Devon, GB
An international style US lobby card for Woody Allen's 1979 romantic comedy "Manhattan," starring co-writer and director Allen as a twice-divorced middle-aged comedy writer dating a ...
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Vintage 1970s American Post-Modern Posters

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Grenoble Original Vintage Polish Film Movie Poster, Marek Mojinski, 1968
By Marek Mosiński
Located in Bath, Somerset
Spectacular vintage Polish poster for the French documentary about the 1968 Winter Olympics in France 13 jours en France (a.k.a. Grenoble). Very cool artwork by Mojinski. Excellen...
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20th Century Polish Posters

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'Breakfast at Tiffany's' Original Vintage US Lobby Card Movie Poster, 1961
By Robert E. McGinnis
Located in Devon, GB
Lobby Cards were designed for display in a cinema lobby to lure the movie-going public. Typically released in sets of 8, each card depicted a different scene from the film. This char...
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Vintage 1960s American Modern Posters

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The Great Race Original Vintage Polish Film Poster, Jerzy Flisak 1966
Located in Bath, Somerset
Charming design by Flisak features on the Polish film poster for 1960s Classic caper The Great Race starring Tony Curtis, Natalie wood and Jack Lemmon. This original vintage movie...
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20th Century Polish Posters

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Original Vintage "The Princess and the Pirate" UK Film Poster, Bob Hope, 1944
Located in Bath, Somerset
Lovely and exceedingly rare British poster for Bob Hope's classic 1940s swashbuckling romp The Princess and the Pirate.
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20th Century British Posters

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"Piscina Di Sarteano" Original Vintage Poster
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
A charming poster which was created to promote a swimming pool in Italy that was open to the public. It is designed with a crisp graphic style to convey a sense of relaxation and ele...
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Vintage 1960s Posters

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  • "Piscina Di Sarteano" Original Vintage Poster
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  • "Piscina Di Sarteano" Original Vintage Poster
H 39.38 in. W 28.75 in. D 0.04 in.
Original Vintage Poster Les Bellet Russes by Villemot
By Bernard Villemot
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
The Ballets Russes was a ballet company based in Paris that performed between 1909 and 1929 throughout Europe and on tours to North and South America."
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Vintage 1970s French Art Nouveau Posters

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'Mon Oncle' Original Vintage Movie Poster, Swedish, 1959
Located in Devon, GB
A rare poster for the first Swedish release of the 1958 Classic French slapstick comedy "Mon Oncle", written, directed, produced by and starring Jacques Tati as the eccentric hero Mo...
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Vintage 1950s Swedish Mid-Century Modern Posters

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La Dance Limited Edition, Villemot Original Vintage Poster
By Bernard Villemot
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Bernard Villemot was a French graphic artist known primarily for his iconic advertising images for Orangina, Bally Shoe, Perrier, and Air France. The original study was personally...
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20th Century Posters

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Victor Moscoso, Signed Vintage Exhibition Poster ‘Trippy World’
By Victor Moscoso
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Signed vintage Victor Moscoso exhibition poster Published in conjunction with 'Trippy World' - a 1999 exhibition held at Baron/Boisante gallery, New York. Off-set lithograph Me...
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Vintage 1960s Bohemian Posters

Original Vintage Poster Bitter Campari Spiratello Leonetto Cappiello, 1921
By Leonetto Cappiello
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Original vintage poster Bitter Campari Spiratello Leonetto Cappiello, 1921 Condition backing / material: Linen (backed on acid-free paper and cotton canvas) Printer, publisher ...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Art Deco Posters

Original Vintage Poster Bitter Campari Spiratello Leonetto Cappiello, 1921
By Leonetto Cappiello
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Original vintage poster Bitter Campari Spiratello Leonetto Cappiello, 1921 Condition backing / material: Linen (backed on acid-free paper and cotton canvas) Printer, publisher ...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Art Deco Posters

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Dirty Harry 'Magnum Force' Original Vintage Movie Poster, American, 1973
By Bill Gold
Located in Devon, GB
In the first sequel to 1971 brutal crime drama 'Dirty Harry,' Clint Eastwood reprised his career-defining role as maverick San Francisco police detective 'Dirty' Harry Callahan in th...
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Vintage 1970s American Post-Modern Posters

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Vintage French Art & Exhibition Poster after Henri Matisse, 1960s, Nice
By (after) Henri Matisse
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
This colorful vintage poster was commissioned in the 1960s by the French government to promote tourism, featuring an original gouache painting by Matisse titled: La Danseuse Creole (...
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Vintage 1960s French Modern Posters

Original Vintage Poster, Canberra Australian Capital Territory by Trompf, 1930
By Percy Trompf
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Artist: Trompf Year: 1930 Dimensions: 72 x 110 cm Condition: Excellent condition Format: Linen backed.
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Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Posters

Original Vintage French Food Poster 'Foire Gastronomique De Dijon' by Villemot
By Bernard Villemot
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Original vintage French food poster 'Foire Gastronomique De Dijon' by Villemot Bernard Villemot was a French graphic artist known primarily for his iconic advertising images for ...
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Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Posters

Original Vintage French Bally Abstract' Shoe Poster, by Bernard Villemot, 1971
By Bernard Villemot
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Bernard Villemot was a French graphic artist known primarily for his iconic advertising images for Orangina, Bally Shoe, Perrier, and Air France. This clever design shows a male s...
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Vintage 1970s French Modern Posters

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Original Vintage French Art Deco Poster, 'Gourdant' by D Frapojut, Paris, 1933
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Artist: D Frapojut Year: 1933 Dimensions: 130 x 85cm Condition: Good condition Format: Linen backed.
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Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Posters

Original Vintage French Cycling and Bicycle Poster J.B. Louvet by Mich, 1919
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Artist: Mich Year: 1919 Dimensions: 120 x 90 cm Condition: Excellent condition Format: Linen backed.
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Early 20th Century French Art Nouveau Posters

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"That Was Rock" Original Vintage Theatrical One-Sheet Movie Poster Mick Jagger
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
An original vintage theatrical folded one-sheet movie poster. Measures 27" x 41" [69 x 104 cm]) Pictured on the poster, Mick Jagger, Diana Ross, Chuck Berry and James Brown. That W...
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Late 20th Century American Posters

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'One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest' Original Vintage Movie Poster, Czech, 1978
Located in Devon, GB
A fantastically bizarre poster by Jan Weber for the first Czech release of "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest." Although Western films were shown during the Soviet era in the Communist...
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Vintage 1970s Czech Mid-Century Modern Posters

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Keith Haring Citykids Foundation 1986 sticker ‘Vintage Keith Haring’
By Keith Haring
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Keith Haring for New York CityKids, 1986. Rare vintage 1986 sticker illustrated by Keith Haring for the CityKids coalition in New York: "City Kids Speak on Liberty" New York, 1986 ...
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Vintage 1980s Posters

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Original Vintage French Coupe Tennis Davis Cup by Cassandre A. M, 1980
By Adolphe Mouron Cassandre
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Original Cassandre Coupe Davis Tennis Davis Cup 1980 by the famous A.M. Cassandre Artist Cassandre Year 1980 Dimensions: 91 x 69 cm Condition: Good.   
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Vintage 1980s French Art Deco Posters

Original Vintage Exhibition 'David Hockney At Andre Emmerich' New York, 1969
By David Hockney
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Original vintage exhibition 'David Hockney At Andre Emmerich' New York, 1969 David Hockney original exhibition poster designed and created by David Hockney for an exhibition of hi...
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Vintage 1960s Unknown Modern Posters

Original Vintage Scientific Chart of a Snake Head with Jaw Bone and Fang Detail
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Original vintage scientific chart of a snake head with jaw-bone and fang detail Dimensions: 127 cm x 95 cm (50 x 37 inches) This scientific chart is an original paper scroll w...
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Mid-20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Posters

Original Vintage Poster Salon Des Arts Menagers Paris Household Show Furniture
Located in London, GB
Original vintage advertising poster for the XIIIe salon des Arts Menagers / Household Arts Show (an annual exhibition of household appliances, furniture and domestic items held in Pa...
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Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Posters

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Bally 1970s Vintage Poster Original Vintage Poster
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Bally 1970s vintage poster original vintage poster.
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Vintage 1970s Posters

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  • Bally 1970s Vintage Poster Original Vintage Poster
  • Bally 1970s Vintage Poster Original Vintage Poster
  • Bally 1970s Vintage Poster Original Vintage Poster
  • Bally 1970s Vintage Poster Original Vintage Poster
H 30.71 in. W 22.84 in. D 0.04 in.
Vintage Framed Poster
Located in Palm Springs, CA
Vintage advertisement poster print, framed in the USA Measures: height 23 inches, width 19 inches, depth 1 inch 1 available in Palm Springs currently on 20% OFF SALE for $719 !! Orde...
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Late 20th Century American Posters

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Glass, Wood, Paper

  • Vintage Framed Poster
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  • Vintage Framed Poster
H 23 in. W 19 in. D 1 in.
Vintage Bicycle Poster
By G. Moore
Located in Los Gatos, CA
Bayliss, Thomas and Company began in 1874 as one of Britain's earliest manufacturers of the "Penny-farthing" or "high-Wheeler" bicycle. They sold their bicycles including the safety-...
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Antique 1890s English Victorian Posters

Vintage Bicycle Poster
H 50 in. W 40.5 in. D 1 in.
Vintage Austrian Poster
By Heinrich Lefler
Located in Los Gatos, CA
From 1880 to 1884, Heinrich Lefler studied at the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna under Christian Griepenkerl and, from 1884, at the Academy of Fine Arts Munich under Nikolaus Gysis and ...
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Antique Late 19th Century Austrian Posters

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Vintage Austrian Poster
H 47 in. W 58 in. D 2 in.
Vintage LIDO Posters
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Set of four vintage 60's LIDO posters All four are linenbacked and framed
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Vintage 1970s French Art Deco Posters

  • Vintage LIDO Posters
  • Vintage LIDO Posters
  • Vintage LIDO Posters
  • Vintage LIDO Posters
H 30 in. W 22 in. D 1 in.
Vintage Italian Framed Poster
Located in Palm Springs, CA
Vintage "Bitter Pastore Milano" poster print by G Ricordi & Co from Italy, framed in the USA Measures: height 23 inches, width 19 inches, depth 1 inch 1 available in Palm Springs cur...
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Late 20th Century American Posters

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Glass, Wood, Paper

  • Vintage Italian Framed Poster
  • Vintage Italian Framed Poster
  • Vintage Italian Framed Poster
  • Vintage Italian Framed Poster
H 23 in. W 19 in. D 1 in.
Vintage French Framed Poster
Located in Palm Springs, CA
Vintage advertisement poster by Style de Vie in France, 1948. Original signed Certificate of Authenticity on the back. Measures: height 23 inches, width 19.5 inches, depth 1 inch 1 a...
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Mid-20th Century French Posters

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Glass, Wood, Paper

  • Vintage French Framed Poster
  • Vintage French Framed Poster
  • Vintage French Framed Poster
  • Vintage French Framed Poster
H 23 in. W 19.5 in. D 1 in.
Vintage French Framed Poster
Located in Palm Springs, CA
Vintage advertisement poster by Style de Vie in France, 1948. Original signed Certificate of Authenticity on the back. Measures: height 23 inches, width 19.5 inches, depth 1 inch 1 a...
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Mid-20th Century French Posters

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Glass, Wood, Paper

  • Vintage French Framed Poster
  • Vintage French Framed Poster
  • Vintage French Framed Poster
  • Vintage French Framed Poster
H 23 in. W 19.5 in. D 1 in.
Vintage Chinese Deco Poster
Located in Chicago, IL
This vintage poster from the 1930s melds the meticulous detail of traditional Chinese painting with the Craft of color lithography. The serene landscape print depicts a young woman d...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Art Deco Posters

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  • Vintage Chinese Deco Poster
  • Vintage Chinese Deco Poster
  • Vintage Chinese Deco Poster
  • Vintage Chinese Deco Poster
H 32 in. W 22.5 in. D 0.125 in.
Vintage John Lennon Poster
Located in Washington Crossing, PA
Vintage posters large size unframed.
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Vintage 1960s Posters

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  • Vintage John Lennon Poster
  • Vintage John Lennon Poster
  • Vintage John Lennon Poster
  • Vintage John Lennon Poster
H 41 in. W 32 in. D .1 in.
WWII Poster "America Calling," Vintage Patriotic Poster, 1941
By Herbert Matter
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
Offered is an original WWII lithograph poster designed by Herbert Matter. Printed in 1941 by the U.S. Printing Office, this war poster was published by the Information for Emergency ...
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Vintage 1940s American Posters

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Original Vintage Poster by Bernard Buffet May 1958 Original Vintage Poster
By Bernard Buffet
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Original vintage poster by Bernard Buffet May 1958.
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Vintage 1950s Posters

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Spring Fair Poster by Savignac Original Vintage Poster
By Raymond Savignac
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Great poster by Savignac, advertising the spring fair ‘Foire de Printemps’.
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20th Century Posters

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Vintage Chinese Acupuncture Posters c.1976
Located in San Francisco, CA
About Original unframed "Anatomical Charts of the Acupuncture Points and 14 Meridians" posters. The posters were part of a book printed in the People's Republic of China. The post...
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Mid-20th Century American Chinese Export Posters

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1900s Vintage Alphonse Mucha Poster
Located in Dallas, TX
A framed Art Nouveau poster by Alphone Mucha from 1905 representing Muchas sketched designs of nudes, woman and beautiful ladies in greens and whites on velem paper. Plate 1. Fig...
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Antique Early 1900s Art Nouveau Posters

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  • 1900s Vintage Alphonse Mucha Poster
  • 1900s Vintage Alphonse Mucha Poster
  • 1900s Vintage Alphonse Mucha Poster
  • 1900s Vintage Alphonse Mucha Poster
H 24 in. W 20 in. D 1.75 in.
Original Vintage Poster 1999 Chanel No. 5 Poster Perfume Bottles
By (after) Andy Warhol
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
This amazing Chanel poster is currently framed in natural oak, the poster is in excellent condition. In 1997, 10 years after the artists death, Chanel re-printed the original Warhol ...
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1990s Posters

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Paris Here Original Vintage Poster
By Guy Georget
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
A very cute little poster.
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Vintage 1960s Posters

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  • Paris Here Original Vintage Poster
  • Paris Here Original Vintage Poster
  • Paris Here Original Vintage Poster
  • Paris Here Original Vintage Poster
H 39.38 in. W 23.63 in. D 0.04 in.
Savignac Rainbow Exhibition Poster Munich Original Vintage Poster, 1982
By Raymond Savignac
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Savignac rainbow exhibition poster munich original vintage poster, 1982 Raymond Savignac, often just abbreviated to "Savignac", was a French graphic artist famous for his commerci...
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Vintage 1980s French International Style Posters

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"Nebe Bez Lasky" Film Poster 1961 Original Vintage Poster
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
"Nebe Bez Lasky" film poster 1961 original vintage poster This film poster from 1961 is a beautiful amalgamation of collage and photography. This poster is in excellent condition ...
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Vintage 1960s French Mid-Century Modern Posters

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Hello Paradis by Brenot Bus Poster Original Vintage Poster
By Brenot
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Bus Poster Energetic bus poster by French pin-up artist, Brenot.
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20th Century Posters

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Paris Vogue Original Vintage Poster
By David Hockney
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Paris Vogue Poster
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Vintage 1980s Posters

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  • Paris Vogue Original Vintage Poster
  • Paris Vogue Original Vintage Poster
  • Paris Vogue Original Vintage Poster
  • Paris Vogue Original Vintage Poster
H 32.68 in. W 19.69 in. D 0.04 in.
Vintage Swiss Men's Clothier Poster
Located in Los Gatos, CA
Sutterlin is a Swiss Men's Clothier.
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Vintage 1950s Swiss Mid-Century Modern Posters

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Vintage Swiss Men's Clothier Poster
H 50 in. W 35.5 in. D 0.003 in.
Vintage Italian Cheese Poster Advertisement
By Achille Luciano Mauzan
Located in Los Gatos, CA
Luciano Achille Mauzan (1881 – 1952) was a prominent and prolific Italian poster artist whose advertisements magnetized customers with bright colors, charm and engaging humor during ...
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20th Century Italian Art Deco Posters

  • Vintage Italian Cheese Poster Advertisement
  • Vintage Italian Cheese Poster Advertisement
  • Vintage Italian Cheese Poster Advertisement
  • Vintage Italian Cheese Poster Advertisement
H 55.25 in. W 39.25 in. D .015625 in.
Original Vintage Bicycle Poster, 'Patria' French Lithograph Poster, 1900
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Artist: Anonymous Year 1900s Dimensions: 90 x 55 cm Condition: Excellent Format: Linen backed.  
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Antique Early 1900s French Art Nouveau Posters

Vintage Swedish Engineering Chart Poster
Located in Atlanta, GA
Vintage Swedish engineering instructional diagram chart or poster. Unframed. String hanger. Highly collectible ephemera from 1950's Sweden.
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Vintage 1950s Swedish Mid-Century Modern Posters

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  • Vintage Swedish Engineering Chart Poster
  • Vintage Swedish Engineering Chart Poster
  • Vintage Swedish Engineering Chart Poster
  • Vintage Swedish Engineering Chart Poster
H 25.5 in. W 34.5 in. D .125 in.
Calder Albi Original Vintage Poster
By Alexander Calder
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Created for the exhibition ‘Calder’ at the Toulouse-Lautrec Museum in Albi. Iconic design by Calder bringing playful and welcoming vide. A classic design by Calder. This poster was p...
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Late 20th Century Posters

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  • Calder Albi Original Vintage Poster
  • Calder Albi Original Vintage Poster
  • Calder Albi Original Vintage Poster
  • Calder Albi Original Vintage Poster
H 35.44 in. W 23.63 in. D 0.04 in.
Bally Tango Original Vintage Poster
By Bernard Villemot
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Bernard Villemot was a French graphic artist known primarily for his iconic advertising images for Orangina, Bally Shoe, Perrier, and Air France.
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Vintage 1970s Posters

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  • Bally Tango Original Vintage Poster
  • Bally Tango Original Vintage Poster
  • Bally Tango Original Vintage Poster
  • Bally Tango Original Vintage Poster
H 72.84 in. W 51.19 in. D 0.04 in.
Miro Salon Original Vintage Poster
By Joan Miró
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Joan Miró was a Spanish painter, sculptor, and ceramicist who was born in Barcelona. Miro has a museum dedicated to his work, the Fundació Joan Miró, was established in his native ci...
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Vintage 1980s Posters

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  • Miro Salon Original Vintage Poster
  • Miro Salon Original Vintage Poster
  • Miro Salon Original Vintage Poster
  • Miro Salon Original Vintage Poster
H .1 in. W .1 in. D .1 in.
Vintage Sankyo Deco Advertisement Poster
Located in Chicago, IL
This advertising poster from the 1930s for a Japanese company operating in China melds the meticulous detail of traditional Chinese painting with the craft of color lithography that ...
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Early 20th Century Chinese Art Deco Posters

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  • Vintage Sankyo Deco Advertisement Poster
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  • Vintage Sankyo Deco Advertisement Poster
  • Vintage Sankyo Deco Advertisement Poster
H 29.5 in. W 21.25 in. D 0.125 in.
Vintage French Cookie Company Poster
By V. Bocchino
Located in Los Gatos, CA
This poster is an advertisement for the French biscuit company "Petit-Beurre Lefèvre Utile". Famous for the Lu chocolate covered cookie, they are still made today and as the poster ...
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Vintage 1910s French Posters

Vintage French Cookie Company Poster
H 20.5 in. W 27.5 in. D 0.25 in.
"Les Demoiselles De Wilko" Polish Film Poster Original Vintage Poster
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
"Les demoiselles de Wilko", or The Maids of Wilko is a 1978 film by Andrezej Wajda who was a Polish film and theatre director. The film is set around a character, Wilko, who becomes ...
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20th Century Posters

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Vintage Poster Original Lorne Australia James Northfield Poster Travel Art
By James Northfield
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
Australian unique and rare poster. Australia’s best known and loved graphic artist of the 20th century. His work promoting Australia as a tourist destination captures the essence of ...
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Vintage Furniture Poster For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are many versions of the ideal vintage furniture poster for your home. Each vintage furniture poster for sale was constructed with extraordinary care, often using paper, wood and fabric. Your living room may not be complete without a vintage furniture poster — find older editions for sale from the 18th Century and newer versions made as recently as the 21st Century. When you’re browsing for the right vintage furniture poster, those designed in Art Deco, Mid-Century Modern and Modern styles are of considerable interest. Bernard Villemot, Raymond Savignac and René Gruau each produced at least one beautiful vintage furniture poster that is worth considering.

How Much is a Vintage Furniture Poster?

Prices for a vintage furniture poster start at $75 and top out at $57,750 with the average selling for $1,356.

Finding the Right Posters for You

Add a welcome personal touch to your space and tie your distinctive interior scheme together by introducing antique and vintage posters to any and every room of your home.

In the late 19th century, following the advent of text-heavy posters printed from woodblocks for use in taverns and shop windows, hand-drawn poster art had become commonplace in regions such as France, England and the United States. Well-known illustrators were commissioned to produce decorative posters to advertise political campaigns, theatrical events, books, household goods and other items. Early poster artists used a printmaking technique called lithography, which sees drawings or paintings created on a stone (or metal) surface with an oil-based substance, such as a greasy crayon or tusche (an oily wash). The image is eventually affixed to the surface by means of a chemical reaction, and ink adheres to certain sections of the surface while non–image areas are made to repel the ink.

If you wanted a color lithograph in the early days, the number of stones prepared had to match the number of colors you commissioned for the poster. French painter Jules Chéret, widely known as the father of the modern poster, designed some of history's most popular lithographic posters that featured color. Today, Chéret’s art is highly collectible, along with original works by Czech painter and decorative artist Alphonse Mucha, whose posters advertising theatrical productions helped define Art Nouveau.

Over time, poster artists transitioned to more advanced techniques. Using silkscreens, woodblocks and photolithography, painters and illustrators printed larger quantities at a faster rate.

If you’ve finally tracked down that vintage movie poster, mid-century modern promotional travel poster or other work and you’re looking to find out if it is valuable, distinguishing between an original poster and a reproduction can be complicated. A professional appraiser can work with you on factors such as rarity, assessing the physical condition of your poster and authenticating your piece. For now, take care of your new acquisition because conserving posters is essential in helping them retain their value. A practical conservation method is to have the work mounted on archival, acid-free paper and thin artist’s canvas, then enclosing it in a sturdy frame. (And here is a primer on how to hang wall art, be it arranged gallery-style or otherwise.)

On 1stDibs, find all kinds of posters for your home today.