|Posters - Travel|
Mexico Art Deco Mexico / 1940s / Travel Posters / Heras / 96.5x70 Original vintage travel advertising poster published by the Mexican General Office of Tourism to promote Mexico as a tourist destination. Great artwork featuring some of the notable historical landmarks in Mexico City including the Angel of Independence (Monumento a la Independencia or El Angel; built in 1910 for the centenary of Mexican Independence) column and the Art Deco dome of the Monument to the Revolution (Monumento a la Revolucion; built 1910-1938) against a dramatic sky with a plane overhead next to the title text. Printed by S. Turanzas del Valle. Lito-Tipografia. Fair condition, restored folds, tears and loss on margins, staining, backed on linen.