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    1932 Santa Fe Railroad Poster Advertising the Los Angeles Olympics. Truly gorgeous advertising poster derives from the golden age of illustration art when legends like Rockwell and Leyendecker ruled Madison Avenue. This poster utilizes the work of esteemed Santa Fe artist Hernando Villa and encourages southwesterners to head to the City of Angels for this greatest of international athletic competitions. The poster is matted and framed to a viewable area of 19.5x26", and while there are expected signs of handling and storage wear, our catalog imagery should convey that the overall aesthetics remain very powerful. This is a classic example of Depression-era advertising, with the enormous added appeal of relevance to the Olympic Games. Framed dimensions 24x31". Third party shipping required.

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    May, 2015
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