Ernest Montaut (French, 1878 - 1909)
Ernest Montaut was a French poster artist who died at an early age. He is credited with the invention of various artistic techniques, such as speed lines and distorting perspective by foreshortening to create the impression of speed.
Framed lithographs from '10 and de courses, les marques victorieuses 1897-1907' (10 Years of Car Races, The Winners 1897 - 1907)
14.25 x 19.5 in. (36.2 x 49.5 cm.)
Price: £480 each