Loterie Nationale Les Cancres Poster

France, c. 1959
16 x 24 in (41 x 61 cm)
"Les Cancres, '...et, qu'est-ce qu'une veine?' 'De n'achetez que des billets qui gagnent!'"

Translation: Cancers, '... and, what is a vein?" "Buy only tickets that win!"

This adorable comic advertises the French National Lottery (Loterie Nationale). Inspired by a child's science class, this kid makes a witty remark about winning lottery tickets. The bold color and elementary-school fonts of this poster make it all-the-more eye-catching. This is part of a series done for Loterie Nationale.

Artist: Jean Effel

Printer: Le Belier

Please note this is linen-backed on canvas. 

Condition: Good

100-250 cartoon comic foreign france french kid lottery original posters poster print prints size-16x24 vintage