Tag Archives: Henrion

Door 16

Today, we have hit a problem.  Which is that I failed to photograph a couple of the best Post Early posters before they went off to be framed.  So today, you get some pictures in frames.  Sorry about that. This irresistible chap is by Henrion, from winter 1949, while the dancing holly below is by […]

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Small but perfectly formed

So, back on the auction rounds once more, and first in our sights is Van Sabben, on December 11th. I’ve already skipped through a few of the French ones in passing last week, but there are also a small selection of British posters in there which are worth looking at. Lewitt Him, c.1947, est. €250 […]

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A lot

Really, there is more being sold at the moment than I can properly keep tabs on. Hence a rather scrabbled post to tell you that these are up for sale in Nantwich tomorrow. The lot is a heap of Henrion posters.  A big heap. Sadly, they’re not entirely what they seem.  On the plus side, […]

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That’s Shell, that was

I really wish I hadn’t started this post now.  It was meant to be a simple one about stuff on eBay, and now it’s gone and turned into a mystery. The beginning was this poster, which ended two days ago.  Along with a confession. Which is that I didn’t actually mention it while it was […]

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Ahead of his time

This may be the only blog post I ever write in praise of estate agents, particularly as we’re thinking of selling our house and so will be dealing with them on a regular basis.  But here goes. We had one round today for a look, and he was clearly a very nice man because he […]

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Sepsis, fuel and dark beer

As I mentioned a couple of days ago, the Onslows catalogue is now up and complete – eighteen lovely pages of posters for you to look at it, and all of which you can bid for via the internet. So with the sale less than two weeks away, I thought I’d better take a proper […]

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