Christie’s has led the way in the market of Vintage Posters at auction, holding the first ever sale dedicated to the category in 1982. Christie’s Vintage Poster sales historically offer examples from the late 19th and early 20th Century from the genres of travel, sport and food and drink. The posters span avant-garde movements of the period including Art Nouveau, Art Deco, Secession, Vorticism and Constructivism. Typical artists in this category include poster pioneers Henri di Toulouse-Lautrec, Alphonse Mucha, Cassandre, Roger Broders, McKnight Kauffer, and The Stenberg Brothers. The allure of Christie’s poster sales draws International collectors and travel lovers, as well as interior designers and decorators.