Artist / Author / Cartographer:

Boucher, Lucien

Title:

Indochine Francaise

Date:

c1935

Medium:

lithograph, printed in colour

Size:

88.5 x 57 cm

Description:

A magnificent lithograph of Indochine c.1935 by the French artist Lucien Boucher. It is an Art Deco map which shows many decorative devices such as a compass rose, a sea monster and a stylized title cartouche. Also there are animals, both real and imaginary, costumes, ships and historical sites.

 

The French artist Lucien Boucher was born in Chartres in 1889. He was an engraver and illustrator who specialized in illustrating books and making posters. He died in Paris in 1971.

 

This lithograph is printed on paper and stuck down on board.

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Item Code:

MA7851

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