Original American Express display featuring Lou Reed

N.p. N.p., 1988. Vintage 1988 cardboard standee for holding American Express application forms for college students, featuring Lou Reed. Part of a extended campaign for American Express, beginning in 1985 with ads featuring Reed in his leather jacket proclaiming "How to buy a jacket, and a of a brief phase as a corporate pitchman by the iconoclastic musician, which also saw him shilling for Honda scooters in an ad that repurposed "Walk on the Wild Side."

14 x 6 inches. Near Fine, with minor starting to two folds and some light creasing to the flaps from having been folded.

[Book #143196]