Our next original vintage poster auction will offer a wide selection of subjects and styles covering almost 100 years of history.
This auction will also feature a significant collection of European exhibition posters as well as Soviet propaganda posters. New and experienced collectors and dealers will benefit from our low starting prices (with no reserves), most listed at only £5.
A preview will be available at our gallery from 20-23 July (until 2pm on Saturday 23 July) and we are holding a Talk on Collecting Posters on 20 July. The auction will start at 4pm (UK time) on Saturday 23 July.
Please visit our page on LiveAuctioneers or The Saleroom to view our catalogue and register to bid. **Note: more items are still being uploaded to our catalogue so please continue to check back for new listings.**
>> Introduction to Collecting Posters Talk on Wednesday 20 July, 7-8pm: We will be hosting a talk on collecting posters, which will include a brief history of posters, covering some of the main art styles and collectible subjects with an explanation of printing techniques. We will also cover posters as an alternative investment in art, give guidance on how to spot a fake and provide practical information on poster condition, preserving posters and starting a collection. Tickets cost £5. Places are limited; please click here to book your place in advance.
One of our Polish Cyrk posters featured by the Antiques Trade Gazette: “Vintage poster dealers AntikBar have put together a dedicated online auction of international designs on July 23, with prices starting from under £10… A preview will be held at AntikBar’s new gallery in the King’s Road from July 20-23…”
Another one of our Polish Cyrk posters featured by Londonist on their ‘Things to do in London today’ page (20 July): “Pick up tips about collecting vintage posters at AntikBar with a talk covering popular art styles, printing techniques and how to spot a fake from an original…”
Visit our website at www.antikbar.co.uk for more information and to browse all our original vintage posters from around the world – cinema, travel, advertising, sport, war, propaganda. For more updates, follow us on:
AntikBar is a Member of the International Vintage Poster Dealers’ Association (IVPDA), the London Art Deco Society (LADS) and The Association of Art and Antiques Dealers (LAPADA).
and a few in a series, such as the Orient Express
and the 1957 International Youth Games
Upcoming Event: AntikBar will be at Stand H6 at the Spirit of Christmas Fair, London Olympia, from 5-10 November. Further information is listed on our News & Events page. Please contact us if you would like to join our mailing list. We look forward to seeing you there!
AntikBar is a Member of the International Vintage Poster Dealers Association (IVPDA).
AntikBar and Patisserie Valerie are hosting An Exhibition of Vintage Posters from 28th March to 6th May at 215 Brompton Road, Knightsbridge, London SW3 2EJ. Open every day from 7:30am to 8pm.
AntikBar will be displaying a selection of stunning original vintage travel posters from around the world. These posters were created to advertise a particular country, destination or resort and they invoke a charming sense of adventure and memories of days gone by through their stylish designs.
Patisserie Valerie is a haven of self-indulgence, located between the Victoria & Albert Museum and Harrods, offering a sumptuous selection of hand-made cakes, pastries, gelato (Italian ice cream) and confectionery, the finest teas and coffees, continental breakfasts and lunches. Special Offer: mention the codeword “poster” to receive a 10% discount off the menu during the exhibition dates.
Visit http://www.antikbar.co.uk/news_and_events/ for more information.
Here’s a little taster of what’s on offer as you journey round the world while enjoying a fresh pastry and coffee: