Norway Cruises

Norway Cruises original poster designed by Lavies, Jan (1902-2005)

 

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Designer: Lavies, Jan (1902-2005)
Decade: 1930
Dimensions:90.5 x 60.5 cm | 35.63 x 23.82 inches
Grade: A
Printed in: Norway
Publisher:BDS - Bergenske Dampskibsselskab
Category: Ocean Liner
Travel
Description:

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!


This is an Original Vintage Poster; not a reproduction.