Normandy Normandie France

Normandy Normandie France original poster designed by Brenet, Albert (1903-2005)

 

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Designer: Brenet, Albert (1903-2005)
Decade: 1940
Year:1947
Dimensions:99.5 x 62.0 cm | 39.1732283463 x 24.4094488188 inches
Grade: A-/B+
Printed in: France
Publisher:SNCF
Printed by:Alliance Graphique - L Danel
Category: Travel
Description:

A rare original poster designed by Albert Brenet depicting the beaches of Normandy with the remains of allied landing craft from June 6, 1944.

Text: Normandie Plages du debarquement 

“On 6 June 1944 the Western Allies landed in northern France, opening the long-awaited “Second Front” against Adolf Hitler’s Germany. Though they had been fighting in mainland Italy for some nine months, the Normandy invasion was in a strategically more important region, setting the stage to drive the Germans from France and ultimately destroy the National Socialist regime.

In good condition. Signs of foxing. Mounted on linen,


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