• 'Samivel' Paul Gayet-Tancrède (1907-1992)

    Du Léman à La Méditerranée, La Grande Traversée des Alpes Françaises

    ('From Lake Geneva to the Mediterranean, the wide range of the French Alps') Imprimé en France - Printed in France 1975 Original Vintage Ski Poster 99x62cm Condition: excellent With the ever-popular topic of mountains for climbing and skiing, Samivel here draws a snow-covered col in the mountains. Samivel was a writer, an artist, a photographer, an explorer and more. In 1948 he accompanied Paul Émile Victor on the first French Greenland expedition, making three documentary films in the process. His friends included Théodore Monod and Gilbert André - the latter the mayor of Bonneval-sur-Arc and one of the founders of the Vanoise National Park - and with them and others he spent his whole life aiming for the protection of the imperilled countryside. The graphic artist side of him had a life-long fascination with high mountains, and his illustrated books and series of posters of the French Alps have long been popular. Click here to see other posters by Samivel. If you are interested email info@manningfineart.co.uk or call us on 07929 749056.
  • 'Samivel' Paul Gayet-Tancrède (1907-1992)

    Chamonix Mont Blanc, France - au centre d'un monde de cristal

    Imprimé en France pour l'office du tourisme de Chamonix par l'imprimerie generale a Grenoble Original Vintage Ski Poster 99x62cm Condition: excellent With the ever-popular topic of mountains for climbing and skiing, Samivel here draws one of the Aiguille or Aiguillettes - needles - in Chamonix which are famous for climbers. Samivel was a writer, an artist, a photographer, an explorer and more. In 1948 he accompanied Paul Émile Victor on the first French Greenland expedition, making three documentary films in the process. His friends included Théodore Monod and Gilbert André - the latter the mayor of Bonneval-sur-Arc and one of the founders of the Vanoise National Park - and with them and others he spent his whole life aiming for the protection of the imperilled countryside. The graphic artist side of him had a life-long fascination with high mountains, and his illustrated books and series of posters of the French Alps have long been popular. Click here to see other posters by Samivel. If you are interested email info@manningfineart.co.uk or call us on 07929 749056.
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    'Samivel' Paul Gayet-Tancrède

    Objectives of the Kathmandu Declaration

    c.1980 Original Lithographic Poster 80x60cm Samivel was a writer, an artist, a photographer, an explorer and more. In 1948 he accompanied Paul Émile Victor on the first French Greenland expedition, making three documentary films in the process. His friends included Théodore Monod and Gilbert André - the latter the mayor of Bonneval-sur-Arc and one of the founders of the Vanoise National Park - and with them and others he spent his whole life aiming for the protection of the imperilled countryside. The graphic artist side of him had a life-long fascination with high mountains, and his illustrated books and series of posters of the French Alps have long been popular. If you are interested email info@manningfineart.co.uk or call us on 07929 749056.
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    'Samivel' Paul Gayet-Tancrède (1907-1992) Samivel -The Poet of the Word and the Image, An exhibition: "At the true summit" (1992)

    Created as part of an exhibition located Maison Stendhal in Grenoble in 1992/1993 Original Lithographic Poster 99x65cm Samivel was a writer, an artist, a photographer, an explorer and more. In 1948 he accompanied Paul Émile Victor on the first French Greenland expedition, making three documentary films in the process. His friends included Théodore Monod and Gilbert André - the latter the mayor of Bonneval-sur-Arc and one of the founders of the Vanoise National Park - and with them and others he spent his whole life aiming for the protection of the imperilled countryside. The graphic artist side of him had a life-long fascination with high mountains, and his illustrated books and series of posters of the French Alps have long been popular. If you are interested email info@manningfineart.co.uk or call us on 07929 749056.
  • 'Samivel' Paul Gayet-Tancrède (1907-1992)

    Le Parc National de la Vanoise, Alpes de Savoie

    Editions Mythra SA Chamonix Original Vintage Ski Poster 99x62cm Condition: Excellent With the ever-popular topic of skiing, Samivel here catches a Marmot atop a Vanoise hill, a mountain peak in the background. The Marmot, a squirrel-like rodent, is always a sign of the impending end of the ski season as it comes out with the warmer weather as spring approaches. Click here to see other posters by Samivel. Samivel was a writer, an artist, a photographer, an explorer and more. In 1948 he accompanied Paul Émile Victor on the first French Greenland expedition, making three documentary films in the process. His friends included Théodore Monod and Gilbert André - the latter the mayor of Bonneval-sur-Arc and one of the founders of the Vanoise National Park - and with them and others he spent his whole life aiming for the protection of the imperilled countryside. The graphic artist side of him had a life-long fascination with high mountains, and his illustrated books and series of posters of the French Alps have long been popular. If you are interested email info@manningfineart.co.uk or call us on 07929 749056.
  • 'Samivel' Paul Gayet-Tancrède (1907-1992)

    Les Alps, pays de la Chartreuse

    Original Vintage Ski Poster 81x60cm Condition: excellent Click here to see other posters by Samivel. With the ever-popular topic of mountains for climbing and skiing, Samivel here pays homage to the delicious Chartreuse, a liqueur famous in the mountains - in both yellow and green forms. Made by the monks of Chartreuse from a recipe dating to 1605, refined in 1764 by the Monastery's Apothecary Frère Jerome Maubec. Samivel was a writer, an artist, a photographer, an explorer and more. In 1948 he accompanied Paul Émile Victor on the first French Greenland expedition, making three documentary films in the process. His friends included Théodore Monod and Gilbert André - the latter the mayor of Bonneval-sur-Arc and one of the founders of the Vanoise National Park - and with them and others he spent his whole life aiming for the protection of the imperilled countryside. The graphic artist side of him had a life-long fascination with high mountains, and his illustrated books and series of posters of the French Alps have long been popular. If you are interested email info@manningfineart.co.uk or call us on 07929 749056.
  • Hans Falk (1918-2002)

    Sport au Soleil en Suisse

    Original Vintage Poster (1957) Lithograph 40x25" Signed in the plate, and showing a procession of brightly-coloured skiers heading up the mountain towards the sun. Falk was a Swiss graphic designer who spent much of his life in the USA, UK and Ireland, producing many striking and popular posters.
  • Salvador Dali (1904-1989) Paris, France - French Railways 

    Original Poster for French Railways SNCF 40x25" Printed by Draeger Printed in France for and by the French National Railways, 1970 Signed and dated in the stone 1969 Generally very good; occasional slight browning to the very edges
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    Salvador Dali (1904-1989) Alpes French Railways - The Alps

    Original Poster for French Railways SNCF 40x25" Printed by Draeger Printed in France for and by the French National Railways, 1970 Signed and dated in the stone 1969 Presents very well. Backed to linen; a couple of areas maybe 2-3cm across where the surface of the poster is not as shiny as others, not noticeable when framed.
  • Jean Brian (1910-90)

    X Jeux Olympiques d'Hiver (1968 Winter Olympics Grenoble France)

    1968 Lithographic poster 95.1x 63.4cm If you are interested email info@manningfineart.co.uk or call us on 07929 749056.    
  • Hugo Schol (Swiss, 20th Century)

    Furka Oberalp 

    Lithographic poster (1959) Brig-Gletsch-Andermatt-Disentis *Schweiz*Suisse*Switzerland 20x12.5" An arresting scene of the Furka Oberalp Bahn/Railway by one of the best Swiss poster artists of the period. Here in a conveniently small size, the red of the train contrasts with the vivid colours of the Alps.  
  • Carl Kunst (1884-1912) Bilgeri Ski Ausrüstung

    51x85cm Lithographic poster Reichhold & Lang, Lith. Kunstanstalt GMBH München A view of the Matterhorn - the obvious mountain in the background - near Zermatt in Switzerland, made for Bilgeri Week in Bregenz with old-fashioned wooden skis and poles c. 1910. Bilgeri were an Austrian manufacturer of skis. If you are interested email info@manningfineart.co.uk or call us on 07929 749056.
  • Sun Valley

    Original lithographic poster 76x51cm The resort was the first destination winter resort in the US and was developed by W A Harriman, the chairman of the Union Pacific Railroad to increase passenger numbers. The Austrian Count Schaffgotsch was instructed to find a suitable site and Sun Valley was born. Sun Valley was the site of the world's first chairlifts as single-seat chairs were installed in 1936 for the opening. The poster is believed to depict Sigfried 'Sigi' Engl, an Austrian who became director of Sun Valley Ski School in 1952 and made it famous for his innovative instructional methods. A few light creases and small spot towards top right.
  • Austria: Osterreich

    Lithographic poster 81x50cm If you are interested email info@manningfineart.co.ukor call us on 07929 749056.
  • Innsbruck Tyrol Austria

    Lithographic poster 47x47cm If you are interested email info@manningfineart.co.uk or call us on 07929 749056.
  • Vorarlberg Austria

    Lithographic poster Printed G Gistel 81x50cm If you are interested email info@manningfineart.co.ukor call us on 07929 749056.  
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    Salzburg: Land of Happy Holidays

    Lithographic poster 84x59cm If you are interested email info@manningfineart.co.ukor call us on 07929 749056.
  • Innsbruck: Austria

    Lithographic poster Printed Tiroler Graphik 70x50cm If you are interested email info@manningfineart.co.ukor call us on 07929 749056.
  • Hubert Mathieu

    Téléferique du Béout: Lourdes (1952)

    Lithographic poster 100x62cm Complete with a ski cable car in the place famous as a place of Roman Catholic pilgrimage. If you are interested email info@manningfineart.co.uk or call us on 07929 749056.
  • W H Tittel, 1938

    Rastkogelhütte 

    In mint, unissued condition. A+ With 24 beds, 16 mattresses, central heating, electric light and quite clearly all modern conveniences, a good night’s sleep was assured for all guests. If you are interested email info@manningfineart.co.uk or call us on 07929 749056.