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    Posted 7 years ago

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    This is a huge vintage absinthe poster (3' x 10'!!), I bought a while back. It is a stone lithograph, and I have been told it was printed in 1924. While I haven't been able to confirm the age, the size seems consistent with other posters from this company at the time. The one and only thing I dislike about this poster is that my walls are only 8', its too big to display.


    1. rocketman rocketman, 7 years ago
      Paper seems very white for 1924 ....would have thought it would be more of an Ivory color from age?
    2. hutwe, 7 years ago
      I agree. I'm going to try contacting the Peureux marketing dept, being a large company, they should have records of this poster; and be able to pinpoint the age and artist. I've done this previously with Bally (shoes), and they have every record of all advertisements made since at least the 20's.

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