Langeais, France - Les Chateaux de la Loire (The Castles of the Loire) - French Railways
DISPLAYING: 11" x 14" Giclée Art Print
Constant (Leon) Duval, was a prolific poster artist who worked mainly for the French railway companies. From 1910 until 1936 he produced many illustrated posters published by the Railways of Orleans, Alsace and Lorraine, the Tunisian Government Office, various Tourism Offices and Healing Spas.
He painted sites and monuments in Brittany, Normandy (Mont Saint-Michel), the castles of the Loire, views of the Auvergne, Quercy, the Pyrenees etc. The posters of Constant Duval carry the mark of the painter who creates beautiful images to encourage travel and the discovery of less known places in France as well as abroad.