|Posters - Travel|
Empresses of the Atlantic Canadian Pacific Steamships Art Deco Canada / 1930s / Travel Posters / 91x61 Original vintage Art Deco travel advertising poster: Empresses of the Atlantic - The Big Fast First Class Ships of The St. Lawrence Route to Europe - Canadian Pacific Steamships. Great artwork showing a stylish couple standing at the back of a ship with another man on the stairs, the lady wearing a smart white and red outfit and waving a white handkerchief to another ship while the man is looking through his binoculars towards the ship and Quebec city in the background, the historical landmark of the grand hotel Chateau Frontenac (built for the Canadian Pacific Railway Company in 1893) rising up from the St Lawrence River waterfront, the text above and below in red and blue letters. The Canadian Pacific Steamship company was founded in 1887. Lithographed in Canada. Very good condition, tear on top margin, pinholes on corners.