"20 Agustos - 20 Eylul, 1948." This original Turkish poster features a striking image of male and female statues in profile, a cog wheel, grapes and a wheat.Izmir is a city on Turkey’s Aegean coast. Known as Smyrna in antiquity, it was founded by the Greeks, taken over by the Romans and rebuilt by Alexander the Great before becoming part of the Ottoman Empire in the 15th century.The destruction of Smyrna was in 1922 when the Turks burned down the Greek quarter and killed 1000s of Christians, Armenians and Jews. Lithograph, 28 x 39.25 inchesThis poster is conservation backed on acid-free paper and canvas.
Lithograph, 28 x 39.25 inches
This poster is conservation backed on acid-free paper and canvas.
Original vintage posters are rare and availability is subject to prior sale.