Stè. Gle. de Transports Maritimes À Vapeur [General Society of Maritime Steam Transport]

 
Stè. Gle. de Transports Maritimes À Vapeur [General Society of Maritime Steam Transport]
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  • Title :     Stè. Gle. de Transports Maritimes À Vapeur [General Society of Maritime Steam Transport]
  • Artist:     Stab. Richter & C. Napoli Printer Stè. Gle. De Transports Maritimes À Vapeur Other relation
  • Accession:     XX1990.2307
  • Country:     Italy Naples
  • Date:     circa 1920
  • Dimensions:     Inches 40-1/8 27-1/2, Centimeters 101.9 69.9
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Posters and Printed Ephemera
  • Collection Theme:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism
  • Subject:     Ocean Travel , Transportation , Advertising , Travel
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1990.2307.JPG
  • Tags:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism~Posters and Printed Ephemera
Description:
Ink on paper poster depicting a frontal view of an ocean liner with two large red and black smoke stacks pipes emitting smoke as passengers stand at the railing; the flag of the Société Générale des Transports Maritimes à Vapeur (SGTM) is illustrated at the ship's bow and also as an insignia next to the ship.