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|Designer:||Lavies, Jan (1902-2005)|
|Dimensions:||90.5 x 60.5 cm | 35.63 x 23.82 inches|
|Country of main focus:||Norway|
|Publisher:||BDS - Bergenske Dampskibsselskab|
A stunning original vintage poster issued by Bergenske Dampskibsselskab to promote cruises in the Norwegian fjords. A fabulous rendering by Dutch artist Jan Lavies depicting the steamship S/S Meteor deep inside a Norwegian fjord.
S/S Meteor and M/S Stella Polaris were two of Norway's maritime diamonds sailing along Norway's coast and cruises abroad during the golden age.
Meteor was ordered by Hamburg-America Line (HAPAG). Maiden voyage Hamburg to Norway 3 June 1904. In 1922 Meteor came under the ownership of Det Bergenske, Norway.
A wonderful poster in bright fresh colors. Extremely rare!