La France Ignorée Travel Poster
France, c. 1925
25 x 39 in (62 x 98 cm)
"La Merveille Naturelle Ouvert Toute L'Annee, Syndicat d'Initiative de Mazamet, Mazamet - Courniou - St. Pons - Grotte De La Deveze"
Translation: The Ignored France, Natural Wonder Open All Year Round, Mazamet Tourist Office, Mazamet - Courniou - Cave of Deveze
This bright red travel poster advertises communes in French that are lovely but under-visited. It highlights an attraction of Courniou -- a cave of salt icicles also called The Palace of Glass Spinner. Pictured here, these icicles are bizarre and outlandish -- who wouldn't want to visit this cave?
Artist: G. Hebraud
Printer: Lucien Serre
Please note this is linen-backed on canvas.