Auction of the week

By Rosanna Holmes,
24th January 2011 - 10:53
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The Ski Sale, Christie’s, South Kensington, London, 26th January
 
Slalem your way into Christie's South Kensington on Wednesday for its annual auction of ski posters.

 

Among the 160 artworks on sale are tempting images of snowy mountains, chic skiers and vistas of famous European winter sports resorts - perfect for decorating a chalet or just to remind you of your time on the slopes.

Estimates start at £600 and highlights this week include the well-known Chamonix Mont-Blanc poster by Francisco Tamagno (£5,000-£7,000), c1900, and Sports d'Hiver by Roger Broders (£4,000-£6,000), c1930, both pictured. 
 

 

 

 

 

Find out more about ski posters in our feature by Roadshow specialist Katherine Higgins
 
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