Original 1950s India Travel Poster

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Travel poster for the Car festival at Puri India. This 1957 poster is not for the celebration of GM or Mercedes but is in fact for a religious ceremony, known as the Car ceremony, dating back to the 8th Century. The Lord Jaggannatha is known as the redeemer of the fallen. Once a year he appears inside the great shrine at Puri to allow followers to redeem their re-birth by seeing Visnu. He is classed as the Saint For The Common Man, irrespective of Caste, Color, Creed or Sex.
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Creator
Unknown (Designer)
Of the Period
Mid-Century Modern
Place of Origin
India
Date of Manufacture
1950s
Period
1950-1959
Materials and Techniques
Paper
Linen
Condition
Excellent
Dimensions
39.5 in. H x 24.5 in. W x 0.69 in. D
100 cm H x 62 cm W x 2 cm D
Dealer Location
Los Angeles, CA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
U120312921971
Address
Surfing Cowboys
12553 Venice Blvd
Los Angeles CA 90066
US
(424) 835-7919
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