Colonial Exhibition of Paris, 1931
Plaster bas-relief in a varnished wood frame representing the colonies of Asia and Africa in octagonal medallions (small restorations and tiny chips).
Signed lower left.
24 x 50,5 cm
This print is a reduction of the exterior decorations of the pavilion of the Chamber of Commerce of Marseille built for the International Colonial Exhibition in Paris in 1931. The medallions adorned each of the side facades of the building located in the heart of the Parc de Vincennes.
General Report of the 1931 International Colonial Exhibition - Metropolitan Section - Part I / Volume VI, mention of the bas-reliefs p. 34 and photograph of the pavilion reproduced p. 33.