Deauville Resort

This artwork from 1954 was created to advertise tourism in Deauville, a commune in the Calvados département in the Basse-Normandie region in north-western France. The illustrator is Pierre Pagès, a creator of many opulent scenes for cosmetics companies, clothes designers and magazine covers. Almost a decade after the war ended, more and more French people were affluent enough to take holidays. This image is one of carefree leisure, a pursuit popular amongst the French as they looked forward with optimism.

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This original print was published in a periodical from 1954.

We do not sell reproductions. Your art comes with a certificate of authenticity.

This original print was published in a periodical from 1954.

Your art comes with a certificate of authenticity.

Details

Year

1954

Illustrator

Pierre Pagès

Type

Framed advert

Size

24.5 × 31.5cm | 9"44 x 12"2

Item #

230

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Frame Specifications

Size: 32.7 × 42.7cm or 12.87″ x 16.81″

Frame material: anodised aluminium

Color: black

Glass: “float”

At VAA we deploy modern technology to preserve these antique illustrations. The uniquely hard-wearing frames we use are designed in Switzerland; their durability results from the process of anodising. Anodising is a surface treatment which protects and decorates aluminium using an anodic oxidation process. As a result of this, these frames are especially resistant to corrosion and heat, protecting this vintage art from wear and tear.
We frame each illustration ourselves in our workshop in Lausanne, Switzerland. The float glass we use is crystal clear with a very flat surface and carefully polished edges. The frames are 32.7 × 42.7cm (12.87″ x 16.81″). The result? We present you with a period illustration- a genuine antique- enclosed by a frame of the highest quality. In this way, we like to think we’re bringing modern technology and antique artistry together.

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