Argh – those evil people at Christie’s are tormenting me again with another sale of (for me) unaffordable, yet highly desirable retro posters.

The full list is here, and below are a few of my personal favourites.

Click on each for larger versions via the Christie’s website.

Printed in 1938 - Has a very modern, almost scientific look to it.

An Air France map of their routes around the world - appeals to my map fetish.

Topical for the 2012 London Olympics

The cleaned up and cargo-less river would have been out of place when this poster was printed.

Personally, I find standing in a crowded bus/train surrounded by other wet people to be a reason to walk!

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