||Original lithograph, linen backed. France Seaside Resort, French travel poster.
Le Doux, Jean Picart (1902-1982). Or Jean Picart le Doux. Printer: Gaston Maillet, Saint-Ouen.
LOT #340: French Seaside Resorts.
JEAN PICART LE DOUX (1902-1982)
25 5/8 x 39 1/8 in./65 x 99.2 cm
Cond B+/Restored tears at paper edges.
Published by the Minister of Public Works and Transportation and the Commissioner General for Tourism, the poster soothingly reminds the post-World War II English-speaking world-at-large that French seaside resorts are once again open for business. A very real-and thoroughly enticing-feeling of calm saturates the Picart le Doux creation