Quick loves chocolate

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Back when he was still slaving away to fill Le Petit Vingtième with comics, stories and pictures, Hergé also produced the odd advertisement for a whole host of clients.

This ad for the Belgian chocolatier Côte d’Or was made in 1935, to be published in Le Petit Vingtième, and features Quick and the Policeman, two of the characters from Hergé’s other famous comic, Quick et Flupke.

The original of this page goes on auction at Christies in Paris on March 14, and is expected to be sold for a mere 40,000 Euros…

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