Henri Rudeaux (French, 1870 – 1927)
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An early original poster for Mercedes, and commissioned by the French division of the company in 1910. Conservation linen mounted, framed with an acid-free mount and glazed with UV resistant Plexiglas.
Overall size: 51 x 37 inches (130 x 94 cm).
French artist Henri Rudeaux’s poster design for the famous marque celebrates the opening of the maker’s ‘auto-factory of auto factories’ in Unterturkheim (seen in the background of the image). A giant dirigible hovers above the luxury Mercedes, catching the attention of the vehicle’s complement of passengers.
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