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Publisher: CORNIC, A.
Title: Afrique Occidentale Française AOF.
Published in: Imprimerie Raidot, Paris, ca. 1950
Size: 30.3 x 46.1 inches.
77.0 x 117.0 cm.

In original lithographed colours.
Condition: Linen backed. Beautiful strong colours. In fine condition.
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Beautiful and decorative lithograph pictorial map of Equatorial Africa, showing animals in a beautiful design… Made for Agence de la France d'Outre-Mer.
The artist Alain Cornic (born in 1920) is well known for his African posters, publicity and hand printed textiles and tapestries.
His work was influenced by the cubist movement, with use of natural symbols like the sun, animal and musical instrument, often mixing decorative subjects with mythological scenes.
A very decorative item.

Ministry of the Colonies - Economic Agency of France Overseas aims to promote and coordinate all initiatives likely to ensure a better mutual understanding of territories under the Ministry of France overseas and other countries of the French Union.

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Approx. Euro 1,092  

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