La mer a fait son choix.... vous aussi [The Sea Has Made Its Choice.... You Also]

 
La mer a fait son choix.... vous aussi [The Sea Has Made Its Choice.... You Also]
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  • Title :     La mer a fait son choix.... vous aussi [The Sea Has Made Its Choice.... You Also]
  • Artist:     Robert Roquin Designer French State Railways Publisher Publimp-Nadal Printer
  • Accession:     TD1991.186.5
  • Country:     France Paris
  • Date:     1930 1939
  • Dimensions:     Inches 41-5/8 27 Dimensions, mounted Inches 39-1/4 24-5/8 Dimensions, sheet, Centimeters 105.7 68.6 Dimensions, mounted Centimeters 99.7 62.5 Dimensions, sheet
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Posters and Printed Ephemera
  • Collection Theme:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism
  • Subject:     Railroads , Leisure/Sports , Advertising , Tourism , Travel
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1991.186.5.JPG
  • Tags:     Health, Hygiene, and Fitness~Travel, Transportation, and Tourism~Posters and Printed Ephemera
Description:
Ink on paper offset color lithograph depicting a white line drawing of a mermaid in bathing suit kneeling against aqua and green background; she is holding aloft a white, green and blue life preserver which appears to contain a stylized map showing beaches of France.