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.


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