Buffet, Bernard

1960s Original Railway Poster, Chemins de Fer Francais, Paris - Bernard Buffet

$550.00
  • 1960s Original Railway Poster, Chemins de Fer Francais, Paris - Bernard Buffet

Buffet, Bernard

1960s Original Railway Poster, Chemins de Fer Francais, Paris - Bernard Buffet

$550.00

Date: c. 1960s
Size:  24.5 x 39 inches
Notes: Poster, Linen Backed
Artist: Bernard Buffet

The SNCF (Société Nationale des Chemins de fer français; "French National Railway Corporation"), is France's national state-owned railway company. Begun in 1938, it used posters from its inception to advertise the multitude of destinations which were served by its rail-lines. This poster in particular advetises the city of Paris as a tourist destination. Linen backed and in excellent condition.