Advertising Poster Eau De Cologne 4711 Kolnisch Wasser Art D...





Advertising Poster Eau De Cologne 4711 Kolnisch Wasser Art Deco Germany. Original vintage advertising poster for the world famous 4711 Echt Kolnisch Wasser Weltberuhmt featuring an illustration of a colourful German Eau de Cologne bottle - aus der Kolnisch Wasser Fabrik Glockengasse No 4711 Koln / from the Koln water factory Glockengasse No 4711 Koln - with a bottle of the perfume decorated with Christmas tree branch and candles, the text on the bow reads - Das Festgeschenk / The festival present. The traditional original 4711 Eau de Cologne perfume water was named after its address location, created by an Italian perfume maker Johann Maria Farina (1685-1766) living in Cologne Germany in 1709; legend claims the citrus fragrance was first created in 1792 by a Carthusian monk as a miracle cure for the bubonic plague and other internal and external medical uses; 4711 Eau de Cologne is now owned by Maurer & Wirtz (since 2006). Artwork by the German painter and graphic artist Ottomar Anton (1895-1976) Good condition, staining, paper skimming, backed on board, cardboard kickstand on reverse, paper attached on reverse. Country of issue: Germany, designer: Anton, size (cm): 60x43, year of printing: 1930s.

Auction Date: 22nd Apr 2023 at 2pm

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22nd Apr 2023 2pm (Lots 1 to 455)