Firenze, travel poster for ENIT, 1930
Firenze. Travel poster shows Santa Maria del Fiore, the Duomo of Florence. Stab. Tipo-Lithografico del Littorio, Rome, for ENIT (Ente Nazionale Italiano per il Turismo) ca. 1930. From the Artist Posters Collection at the Library of Congress More travel posters | More artist posters [PD?] This picture is assumed to be in the public domain.
Re-reading through pages of a favourite biography about the marvellous Marchessa Luisa Casati inspired me give today's posting a Venetian flavour. ...Starting with a vignette of the lady herself, in Venice, in the early 1900s..... '...I was unable to resist the attraction provoked by this strange woman. She pointed a small diamond monocle on the other guests and invited them to a masquerade ball...The party was to be given several days following in her Palace on the Grand Canal.... ....At…
Pan Am Set - Flying Down To Rio
Fly Down to Rio Pan American Clipper Circa: 1930. Artist: Paul Lawler Pan American Airways System From a set of 20 postcards 1930's-2006 (2 each of 10 different cards) Pan Am Collector Postcards of Vintage Travel Posters Pan Am has defined modern air travel by shaping airline services since its early days. Pan Am perfected the craft of offering passengers the ultimate flying experience. From the late 30's to the mid 60's, Pan Am was the benchmark in luxury travel & coined the term…
Meiji chocolate, Japan, 1966.
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"Red can make you a whale! A really grand whale!"
V. Valenti has posted loads of vintage Japanese ads on flickr and few are more fascinating than the 1960s Suntory Red adverts that I po...
Japanese Advertisement: Hello, 1967. Suntory Whisky. 1966 | Gurafiku: Japanese Graphic Design
Japanese Advertisement: Hello, 1967. Suntory Whisky. 1966 | The Gurafiku archive of Japanese graphic design is a collection of visual research surveying the history of graphic design in Japan.
Vintage Japan Vintage Travel Poster
Japan Vintage Travel Poster, 1937. Japanese Government Railways. A train speeds by a cherry tree in bloom and the Japanese flag in this gorgeous Art Deco style print.