I was going to use this post to illustrate how Colin’s later output is more affordable. True to a point from his late 20’s heyday but looking around the web, some of his Air France output from the 50s for example are very well regarded.

This is one 1950s Colin poster that I would definitely like to own

Paul Colin Cinzanno
Paul Colin Cinzanno

On the subject of value, I have found a conundrum in the following. A little too much scenery for my taste but a very nice poster

Paul Colin SNCF
Paul Colin SNCF

Its pre war, either 1922 or more likely 1939 depending on your source. This makes it early so the website offering it at $800 seems close to the mark. However there are at least 2 copies on Ebay right now for around 150 Euros. Hmmm.   A mystery worth looking into another time maybe ?

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