Original Vintage Loterie Nationale Poster by Omnès "Danse du Scalp" ca. 1960

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Poster commissioned (ca.1960) by the Loterie Nationale (French national lottery) created in 1933. A whimsical poster by Omnès in connection with a first prize of 40 millions francs. As the caption tells us: “Scalp dance? No, Dance of the Big Prize!”. The scalp dance was a ceremonial of the American Indians in which scalps were used in celebrating a victory.

  • Material:

    Linen backed

  • Size:

    22.8X15 (inches), 58x38 (cm)

  • Year:


  • Markings:

    Signed in the plate

  • Condition:

    Very good. (A-)

Item ID : 35754
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Sold on December 23, 2019