PAINTED ROADSIDE ADVERTISEMENTS - Index of Brands

Tourism

Visit FUNEL
Naours caves
Vichy (the place)
Mapôtel
Grottes de Bétharram
Côte-Rotie
Hôtel Flaubert
La Tour du Roy
Hôtel Martinez

Mazagran (D987xD946, France);
18.VI.1999
Vichy
santé - vacances
Etape Idéale

or health - holiday
for a perfect stay

Fins (59 France),
VI.2001; pict. A. Guët
Vichy
santé - vacances
Etape Idéale

or
Vichy
health - holiday
for a perfect stay

(hides a SHELL ad)

Sigean (11 France),
09.X.2015; pict. J. Helmons
Vichy
Reine des Villes d'Eaux

or
Vichy
Queen of the spa cities

Vichy is also mineral water: it's advertised in our section about drinks.

Ampuis (Rhône, France);
07.V.2000; pict. Baeten & De Dier

Côte-Rotie
Légende d'un terroir

St-Gaudens (France);
VII.1999; pict. A. Guët

LUCHON reine des Pyrenées
Hôtel *** Poste et Golf
Restaurant gastronomique
la Rotonde

serial and date(?): 31-3-69-1972

The Mapôtel maître d'hôtel
welcomes his guests.

RN117 (France);
08.VII.2012; pict. A. Guët

Grottes de Bétharram
Prés de Lourdes

The grottos were discovered in 1810 and opened to the public in 1903.

Trouville (14, France);
27.XII.2011; pict. A. Guët

Hôtel Flaubert - Trouville

Notice that the painting is signed Savignac who was a French graphic artist very famous for his posters.

Raymond Savignac died in October 2002 in Trouville where this wall is located. The Guardian of Saturday 9 November 2002 published an obituary under the title Brilliant poster artist who brought colour, wit and style to the French advertising industry.

This site features some other examples of Savignac's work:

Get an overview of his portfolio at the Advertising times

near Annot (N202; 04 France);
VIII.2000; pict. A. Guët

Visitez FUNEL
Ses Lavandes

This ad is part of a great wall with other brands: Renault lubricants, kitchens Luxor, Pradel wine.

Picquigny (France);
VII.2000; pict. A. Guët

Unique les GROTTES de NAOURS

Naours Caves are unique and only 15min away.

The caves are man-made, a work of centuries, and can shelter the village people and their livestock.

Avesnes (Ardennes, France);
VI.1999

la Tour du Roy
??? VERVINS

A manor house where Henry IV's ascension to the throne was announced. Now an upper class hotel.

Serres (Hautes Alpes, France);
19.VIII.2014; pict. A. Guët

Cannes
Hotel Martinez


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