Our 2014 fall poster sale once again features a small collection of California trade and tourism posters. They include works from the Golden Gate International Exposition from 1939 /1940 and airline, railroad and other travel memorabilia from the 1950s and 1960s. Enjoy.

Joseph Feher designed this beautiful poster for United Air Lines around 1950

Joseph Feher designed this beautiful poster for United Air Lines around 1950

This rare art for Yosemite Winter Sports stems form the 1930s. The designer is unknown.

This rare poster for Yosemite Winter Sports stems from the mid-1930s. The designer is unknown.

Austrian-born designer Joseph Binder created several posters for  United during the 1950s.

Austrian-born designer Joseph Binder created several posters for United during the 1950s.

Louis B. Siegrist is well known for his poster series for the Indian Court at the San Francisco Golden Gate International Exposition in 1939

Louis B. Siegrist is well known for his poster series for the Indian Court at the San Francisco Golden Gate International Exposition in 1939

Jo (Joseph Jacinto) Mora is famous for his detailed maps of California. This one dates back to 1945.

Jo (Joseph Jacinto) Mora is famous for his detailed maps of California. This one dates back to 1945.

Chesley Bonestell created this Treasure Island poster for the 18939 Golden Gate Expo.

Chesley Bonestell created this Treasure Island poster for the 1939 Golden Gate Expo.

This poster was published by Southern Pacific Rail in the early 1950s. The artist is unknown.

This poster was published by Southern Pacific Rail in the early 1950s. The artist is unknown.

Santa Fe Railroad brings us this fun 1959 poster for Southern California.

Santa Fe Railroad brings us this fun 1959 poster for Southern California.

This stunning design by Edward McKnight Kauffer for American Airlines was published in 1948.

This stunning design by Edward McKnight Kauffer for American Airlines was published in 1948.

One of the many attractive posters Stanley Walter Galli designed for United Air Lines during the 1960s.

One of the many attractive posters Stanley Walter Galli designed for United Air Lines during the 1960s.

San Francisco painter Dong Kingman created several poster designs for American Airlines during the 1960s.

San Francisco painter Dong Kingman created several poster designs for American Airlines during the 1960s.

 

All images shown here are part of a collection of 25 original California travel posters that will be offered for sale at our auction on October 25  (lots 304, 396 through 433). For more information, please visit posterconnection.com or view the catalog online via invaluable.com or Ebay Live.

Advertisements