Thursday, May 26, 2011

Old Advertising Posters



Above, a French bicycle advertisement from 1895, artist unknown. And below, another ad from the same era, this one featuring Mercury, by Paul Gervais.

3 comments:

The Weaver of Grass said...

Nice enough to hang on the wall - unlike most of the adverts today!

Eryl said...

These are lovely. And the top one does actually capture something of the feeling of freedom riding a bike gives you.

steven said...

cycling is so fun even though we wear more clothes nowadays! steven