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Vintage Posters

thu 14 March 2019
Milan - Via San Marco 2
SINGLE SESSION 14/03/2019 Hours 14:00
A selection of works from private Italian collections
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61 - 90  of 201 LOTS
62

Armando Testa (1917-1992) CARPANO CAVAL AD BRUNS

First edition litographic poster, 1953. Cm 139x100. Nice poster also known as “the king on horseback” and part of the long series designed by Testa for Carpano’s spirits. QUALITY B+: a few tears in the middle, overall a fine copy. Linen-backed.
€ 350,00 / 700,00
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63

Armando Testa (1917-1992) CARPANO E LA PRIMA FIAT, RIEVOCAZIONE STORICA

First lithographic edition, 1954. Cm 200x140. A celebrating homage of the first Fiat’s car in partnership with Carpano. QUALITY A: unobtrusive stain in lower side, otherwise excellent. Linen-backed.
€ 500,00 / 1.000,00
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64

Armando Testa (1917-1992) CARPANO, CON QUESTO SCETTRO CARPANO E’ RE

First edition lithographic poster, 1953. Cm 197x68. Rare poster of unusual size which makes part of the long series designed by Testa for Carpano’s wines. QUALITY A: mint item, bright color. Linen backed.
€ 600,00 / 1.200,00
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65

Armando Testa (1917-1992) CARPANO/PUNT & MES

First edition lithographic poster, about 1955. Cm 93x97. This is the only square format poster in the long series signed by Testa for Carpano’s. QUALITY A: excellent item. Linen-backed.
€ 250,00 / 500,00
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66

Armando Testa (1917-1992) CARPANO, IL VERMUTH DI CAVOUR / PUNT & MES

First edition offset poster, about 1955. Cm 64x119. An uncommon horizontal version of the King Carpano’s poster. QUALITY A: excellent item; linen-backed.
€ 350,00 / 700,00
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67

Armando Testa (1917-1992) CARPANO / BRINDISI STORICO CON PUNT E MES [CAMILLO BENSO DI CAVOUR]

First lithographic edition, 1956. Cm 200x140. A stunning large-size poster from the first series of “brindisi” signed by Armando Testa for the Wine and spirit’s house Carpano in Turin. QUALITY A: fresh item with brilliant colours; linen-backed.
€ 400,00 / 800,00
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68

Armando Testa (1917-1992) CARPANO / BRINDISI STORICO CON PUNT E MES [NAPOLEONE]

First lithographic edition, 1956. Cm 140x100. A stunning large-size poster from the first series of “brindisi” signed by Armando Testa for the Wine and spirit’s house Carpano in Turin. QUALITY B+: fresh item with brilliant colours; linen-backed.
€ 400,00 / 800,00
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69

Armando Testa (1917-1992) CARPANO / BRINDISI STORICO CON PUNT E MES [VITTORIO EMANUELE II]

First litographic edition, 1956. Cm 200x140. A stunning large-size poster. This version shows the “King Carpano” face to face with the first King of Italy, Vittorio Emanuele II. QUALITY A: fresh item with brilliant colours; linen-backed. Framed.
€ 800,00 / 1.500,00
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70

Armando Testa (1917-1992) CARPANO / BRINDISI STORICO CON PUNT E MES (VERDI)

First offset edition, mid-50s. Cm 100x70. After the great success of the first series of “Brindisi storico” at the beginning of the Fifties, Armando Testa and Carpano decided to make an homange to the Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi. QUALITY A: a mint [..]
€ 350,00 / 700,00
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71

Armando Testa (1917-1992) CARPANO / BRINDISI STORICO CON PUNT E MES (VERDI)

First offset edition, about 1955. Cm 200x140. Same subject as previous lot; smaller size. QUALITY A: Excellent item.
€ 450,00 / 900,00
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72

Armando Testa (1917-1992) CARPANO / I VERMUTH RE DAL 1786

First edition lithographic poster, about 1960. Cm 200x140. One of the best version of the long Carpano’s poster series. The fluorescent colours are vivid and absolutely amazing. QUALITY A: Nice item, linen backed. Framed.
€ 1.500,00 / 3.000,00
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73

Armando Testa (1917-1992) RICCADONNA ASTI SPUMANTE / OGGI E’ FESTA! (ARMANDO TESTA)

Nice poster for the Asti Spumante Riccadonna. Cm 200 x 140. Unsigned, neverthless undoubtly designed by Testa. QUALITY A: Excellent preservation. Linen backed.
€ 300,00 / 600,00
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74

Armando Testa (1917-1992) LANEROSSI

First offset edition, 1953. Cm 68,5x49. A very nice image by Testa promoting a famous Italian wool manufacturer. QUALITY C: loss of lower portion with brand text; margins cut close; linen-backed.
€ 300,00 / 600,00
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75

Armando Testa (1917-1992) OLIO SASSO

First offset edition, 1955. Cm 100x70. Rare poster prepared with a photomontage by Testa (who designed other three different subject for Sasso in the same year). QUALITY A: fresh and well preserved item, linen-backed.
€ 250,00 / 500,00
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76

Armando Testa (1917-1992) BORSALINO

First offset edition, 1955. Cm 97x96. A truly modern design by Armando Testa. It exists two variants of this poster differing in the hat; neverthless on the market appears normally square-shaped items, sold by Borsalino in order to avoid promotion of [..]
€ 300,00 / 700,00
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77

Armando Testa (1917-1992) BARATTI & MILANO CARAMELLE

First offset edition, about 1958. Cm 138x100. A very fine poster designed by Testa. QUALITY A: fine conditions, linen-backed.
€ 400,00 / 800,00
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78

Armando Testa (1917-1992) CAFFE’ PAULISTA LAVAZZA

Original maquette signed by Testa, about 1959. Cm 43,5 x 31. Preliminary project for a campaign to advertise Lavazza’s products (the definitive Lavazza Paulista is slightly different in a few details). A rare opportunity to find an original maquette [..]
€ 3.500,00 / 7.000,00
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79

Armando Testa (1917-1992) MOSTRA INTERNAZIONALE DI PITTURA E SCULTURA ARTE NUOVA… TORINO

First edition serigraphic poster, 1959. Cm 70x50. Rare poster prepared by Testa for an Art Exhibition in Turin. QUALITY A-: horizontal fold; light surface damage, otherwise fine.
€ 150,00 / 300,00
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80

Armando Testa (1917-1992) FACIS MONTANA PANTALONI PER AUTUNNO E INVERNO

First offset edition, about 1960. Cm 100x69. Rare poster and unusual design by Testa promoting the winter line of trousers from Facis’s brand. QUALITY A-: some dust-traces at upper portion, otherwise very good item, linen-backed.
€ 350,00 / 700,00
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81

Armando Testa (1917-1992) FACIS BERNINA IL CAPPOTTO PER L’UOMO ELEGANTE

First edition serigraphic poster, 1962. Cm 99x68. Nice work by Testa for the fabric group Facis printed with fluorescent ink. QUALITY A: excellent item, linen-backed.
€ 350,00 / 700,00
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82

Armando Testa (1917-1992) FACIS GARDENA L’ABITO CLASSICO PER L’UOMO ELEGANTE

First edition serigraphic poster, 1962. Cm 95x65. Another nice poster by Testa for the fabric group Facis printed with fluorescent ink. QUALITY A-: margins slightly trimmed, one tear in lower portion, otherwise very good. linen-backed.
€ 350,00 / 700,00
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83

Armando Testa (1917-1992) E’ ARRIVATA LA FELICITA’ DIGESTIVO ANTONETTO

First edition litographic poster, 1961. Cm 100x70. Rare early version, an image of primary importance for the advertising history in Italy. QUALITY A-: a few slight stains throughout, minimal tears in margins, otherwise very good. Linen-backed.
€ 800,00 / 1.500,00
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84

Armando Testa (1917-1992) DIGESTIVO ANTONETTO, VIA LO STOMACO PESANTE

First offset edition, 1974. Cm 140x100. Well-known poster in Italy; one of the two versions (the original one, published approx. In 1960 had a slightly different man’s profile). QUALITY A: excellent item. Linen-backed.
€ 300,00 / 500,00
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85

Armando Testa (1917-1992) DIGESTIVO ANTONETTO, VIA LO STOMACO PESANTE

First offset edition, 1974. Cm 140x100. Female faced version of this well-known Italian poster.QUALITY A-: horizontal fold, else good condition.
€ 300,00 / 500,00
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86

Armando Testa (1917-1992) ACETO SASSO

QUALITY B: some dust-traces throughout; small hole at left margin, corners rounded. A rarely seen advertising carboard by Testa; the only made on fluorescent ink for the Sasso’s oil and vinegar.
€ 150,00 / 300,00
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87

Armando Testa (1917-1992) URRA’ SAIWA, IL WAFER RICOPERTO DI CIOCCOLATO

First offset edition, about 1966. A rare poster designed by Testa. QUALITY A-: horizontal fold in the middle; unobtrusive tears in margins, overall fine.
€ 100,00 / 200,00
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88

Armando Testa (1917-1992) SEMOLA, LA STESSA DI PASTA AGNESI! UNICA PER GNOCCHI ALLA ROMANA…

Original maquette on cardboard, 1965 ca. Cm 35x15. QUALITYA: very good conditions. Nice maquette on cardboard; probably an advertising on magazines.
€ 150,00 / 300,00
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89

Armando Testa (1917-1992) LAVAZZA NOVITA’ / CAFFE’ ESPRESSO MACINATO CONVENIENTE E PROFUMATO

First offset edition, about 1968. Cm 140x100. Rare late poster of Lavazza’s brand (Testa had previously created many other poster for Lavazza, all very rare). QUALITY B+: horizontal fold; some tears in margins and one surface damage, overall very good [..]
€ 100,00 / 200,00
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90

Armando Testa (1917-1992) AI BAMBINI BUONI EUCHESSINA, REGOLA DOLCEMENTE L’INTESTINO

First offset edition, 1974. Cm 140x100. A funny poster by Testa. QUALITY A: excellent fresh item. Linen-backed.
€ 300,00 / 500,00
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91

Armando Testa (1917-1992) BIRRA SPECIALE NASTRO AZZURRO .. PERONI

First offset edition, about 1974. Cm 140x100. Uncommon photographic poster for the Italian beer produced by Peroni. The model is the German actress Solvi Stubing. QUALITY A: horizontal fold, very good condition. Linen-backed.
€ 200,00 / 400,00
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