Lourdes Travel Poster

France, 1947
25 x 40 in (64 x 102 cm)
ID #LBFRENCHTRAVELTABLE02-L-77

"Societe Nationale des Chemins de Fer Francais"

This French national railway poster promotes tourism to Lourdes, a town in southwestern France. The small village is the site of the Domain, a massive Catholic pilgrimage site. In the Grotto of Massabielle, the Virgin Mary is said to have been seen in the 19th century. The Sanctuaries Notre-Dame de Lourdes is pictured here, bathing in a glorious stream of light, the river flowing beside it and the lush green mountains framing it perfectly. 

Artist: Herve Baille

Printer: Snap-Paris

Condition: Good, some signs of age such as discoloration 

Please note this is linen-backed on canvas. 

LBFRENCHTRAVELTABLE02-#77

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