Norway The Home of Ski-ing

Sold Norway The Home of Ski-ing original poster designed by Torød, Dagfin (Thorød-Hanssen) (1904-1975)
This is a genuine vintage poster titled "Norway The Home of Ski-ing" designed by Torød, Dagfin (Thorød-Hanssen) (1904-1975).
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Designer: Torød, Dagfin (Thorød-Hanssen) (1904-1975)
Country: Catalogue 2023
Decade: 1930
Dimensions:99 x 62 cm | 38.98 x 24.41 inches
Condition: Very good | | B +
Linen backed
Publisher:NSB Norges Statsbaner
Printed by:Norsk Lithografisk Officin, Oslo
Category: Ski / Sports

Presented here is an exquisite and genuine Norwegian ski poster hailing from the 1930s, showcasing the talent of the artist Dagfin Th. Hanssen, who later adopted the name Dagfin Torød.

This captivating poster portrays a skier ascending a steep uphill slope, adorned in the traditional attire of the era. The skier's ensemble features the iconic Norwegian knitted stockings, complemented by plus-four trousers and wooden skis, evoking a sense of timeless charm and nostalgia. It truly encapsulates the essence of classic Norwegian skiing.

For avid collectors of Norwegian ski posters, this piece is an absolute must-have, representing a cherished addition to any discerning enthusiast's collection. Its allure is further accentuated when displayed prominently on the walls of a ski chalet or a cozy ski cabin, lending an air of authenticity and capturing the spirit of the winter sport.

The poster has been professionally backed on linen, ensuring its longevity and preserving its original beauty. The linen has been trimmed to match the size of the poster. While a small water stain is present at the bottom, minor restorations have been made to maintain the poster's overall integrity. Some signs of pinholes serve as a testament to its authentic vintage nature.

This is an Authentic Original Vintage Poster from its time. It's not a new reproduction.

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