HUMBER BEESTON 

Lot number

49

Estimated price

800
1200

Description

HUMBER BEESTON

‘Humber Beeston Première Marque du Monde’

Lithographic poster printed by:  B. Sirven. Toulouse. Paris.

Artist: Misti (= Ferdinand Mifliez, born 1865 – died 1923)

[Bears signature in image]

Dated: c.1900

Size: 99.5 x 139 cm.

Materials/Media: Original lithographic poster, linen backed

Provenance: The Boskovštejn Bike Museum, Czech Republic.

 

Notes: Raised and educated in Paris, Misti was a true Parisian and as such, he depicted life in Paris flawlessly. Misti was first trained as an industrial designer, and was influenced to make posters while working at the printing house, Chaix. He made his first poster in 1893 and later became one of the busiest posterists of his time, following in the footsteps of his mentor, Jules Cheret.

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