Lac de Vassivière, Limousin, France, 1958
A FINE original vintage poster from 1958 showing sailing boats on the Lac de Vassivières near Limoges in central France.
Size 60cm x 40cm
Condition Very good. If you would like to know more please get in touch.
Background At the time this poster was published the lake was a novelty. A large reservoir on the plateau of Millevaches east of Limoges, it had only been opened in 1950. The picture shows a sailing club operated at the time by the Touring Club de France, whose flag flies above.
Publisher Ministère des Travaux Publics et des Transports, Commissariat Général au Tourisme.
Photography Theojac, Limoges
Printer Helio Cachan, Paris