Avio Linee Italiane S.A. [Italian Avio Lines S.A.]

Avio Linee Italiane S.A. [Italian Avio Lines S.A.]
  • Title :     Avio Linee Italiane S.A. [Italian Avio Lines S.A.]
  • Artist:     M. Barbara Designer V. E. Boeri Printer
  • Accession:     XX1990.2387
  • Country:     Italy
  • Date:     circa 1939
  • Dimensions:     Inches 19 13-3/8, Centimeters 48.3 34.0
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Posters and Printed Ephemera
  • Collection Theme:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism
  • Subject:     Travel , Aviation , Transportation , Advertising
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1990.2387.JPG
  • Tags:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism~Posters and Printed Ephemera
Ink on paper poster depicting a blonde female with her back to the view wearing a red dress and heels standing on a flag pole scaffolding bearing the red and blue Avio Linee Italiane S.A. banner with one hand while holding a white handkerchief in the other; waving farewell to an aircraft flying over a stylized airport in the distance as she holds onto the scaffofold with the other gloved hand; all against a white ground.