Vintage poster French children's classroom 1960's Maurice Grimaud
$49.23Ask a question
Produced in 1968's, here we have a classic poster from one of Frances classic illustrators, Maurice Grimaud. Grimaud illustrated a series of mini books, called I want to read, these were used in French Primary Schools in the late 1960's. The 4 mini-books were entitled George's red bike, Cécile and his dog, Gilberte and his doll Guita & The Four Seasons.
This poster is an illustration from my favorite, Gilberte And his doll Guita. The poster would have been used in the classroom as a focal point for reading and discussing the story. The poster measures 76 cm X 60cm, Produced on medium weight cream coloured paper.
In the left-hand corner are the words "Je veux lire - grands Tableaux - 1re serie and in the right-hand corner c Hachette / Rossignol
Hachette / Rossignol also created the mini books.
The poster is in good condition for its age, it has obviously got some signs of use, from being used in a French school for some time, there are some light surface marks. But this is to be expected from a poster of this age and type.
A truly wonderful find, which would look wonderful in a Children's room, or any space, if like me you love vintage illustrations.
Shipping includes tracking.
Should you wish to buy more than one of my original Vintage posters, Either message me for a custom listing where I will adjust the shipping cost, or simply buy and rest assured I will refund you any overcharged shipping costs.
I accept Paypal and all major credit card via Etsy's direct payment, if you're in the UK I'm also happy to accept cheques or postal orders, please message me if you wish to do this. I also am pleased to accept Etsy Gift Cards.
Shipping from United Kingdom
Items are usually dispatched on the same day, orders after 3 in the afternoon will be dispatched on the next working day.
Combined shipping costs...
It's difficult to estimate the shipping cost for combined postage, with so many items of different shapes weights and sizes. We do our best to do this, however, if we overcharge on postage costs for multiple items, we will refund the difference. Or if you prefer you can message us for a shipping quote before you buy, let us know where in the world you are and we will find the best and lowest shipping price to your destination.
Please note items with a value of over £25 will need tracking for insurance purposes.
Customs and duties....
Everyone is responsible for there own customs tax and duties. ( I think you have to generally spend a lot to have to pay any, but it's up to you to look into it)
Exchanges and refunds are a pain for everyone, if you really aren't happy with your order, contact me, my theory is that every one should be happy and that shopping should be an enjoyable and pleasing experience, and never a disappointment.
Any other question, wholesale info etc , please email me firstname.lastname@example.org