Bernard Villemot (1911 - 1989)View Artist Biography
Bally Kick (L)
46" x 67"
Original Bernard Villemot European advertising poster: Bally Villemot "Kick" French advertisement for the Bally shoe company. Archival linen backed original that is ready to frame. Bally shoes antique posters have always used the most famous European artists to create their designs over the past century and a reason they are very collectible.
The Bally Company was founded in 1851 by Carl Bally located in Switzerland, and originally manufactured elastic ribbon. The company quickly grew to an industry leader by 1870. The company has diversified to all areas of fashion specializing in leather products with outlets around the world. Bally Kick Large is one of the final advertising posters by the famous French artist Bernard Villemot.
In this original vintage poster, the woman extends one high heel shoe in the air; while her shadow is the leg of a man coming out of the black background. The original design was created in this large size format and also in a smaller design; and both are originals. Printer: IMP.Karcher.
This is an Original Vintage Poster; it is not a reproduction. This poster is conservation mounted, linen backed, and in excellent condition.
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