Quality Vintage Posters from France
All posters are "100% Made in France" with a high quality printing process and premium paper stock
Les Maitres de l'Affiche
(Masters of the prints)
a brief history of French Advertising Prints
It all started with Les Maitres de l'Affiche (Masters of the prints) an art publication in Paris during "La Belle Epoque" era (1895-1900) showcasing the work of some of the best Parisians artists, using 256 color lithographic plates and put together by lithographer Jules Cheret.
Jules Cheret (1836-1932) was a painter and print maker, pioneer in the field of advertising posters and the creation of new lithographic techniques, founder of the "imprimerie Chaix" which would soon cover many walls of the city of lights with the wonderful new medium called the "advertising Poster".
He is often describe as the father of modern posters.
The Great Masters of French Advertising Posters:
Alphonse Mucha (1860-1939) Monaco-Monte Carlo PLM
Theophile-Alexandre Steinlen (1859-1923)
Absinthe "Ducros Fils"
PLM Antibes 1910
"Le Soleil toute l'Annee sur la Cote d'azur"
"Grand Prix de Monaco series"
Retro Boutique has worked for many years in partnership with long established quality driven suppliers in France, importing a range of collections of beautiful reproduction vintage advertising posters.
Retro Boutique specialize
in vintage stylish and glamorous reproduction quality prints from
France at very competitive prices from some of the greatest French
masters of advertising posters from the Art-Nouveau and Art-Deco era, and later years. Retro
Boutique provide a friendly, fast and efficient dispatch of posters
throughout Australia via express post in solid cardboard tube.
For your convenience, in addition to the online store, a selection of Retro
Boutique prints and gifts are now available to buy Tuesday to Sunday at
Fleur Furniture Boutique, 267 Victoria Road, Gladesville. See : www.fleurfurniture.com.au It is recommended that you check stock prior to visit the shop, please call 02 9817 1844 between 10am to 5 pm.
Vintage Reproduction Prints From France
Retro Boutique - 2016 - Balmain - Australia - ABN: 22 526 432 046