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Original Vintage Italian Coffee Poster for "Cigno" African Children Swan 1951

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A colorful Italian poster advertising the coffee brand "Cigno" (Swan), realized in 1951. It has a racist colonial aspect as black African children are depicted here carrying a box of a coffee as if it was their ruler. The depiction of Africans in advertisement for coffee and chocolate was quite common at that time.

  • Material:

    Linen backed

  • Size:

    27X19.7 (inches), 68.5x50 (cm)

  • Artist:

    Anonymous

  • Year:

    1951

  • Condition:

    B- large tears were restored, small bits of paper are missing on borders.

Item ID : 69292
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Sold on December 23, 2019