Lourdes Travel Poster
25 x 40 in (64 x 102 cm)
"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
Condition: Good, some signs of age such as discoloration
Please note this is linen-backed on canvas.