1950 Finland Land of Romance
By: Helge Mether-Borgström
Date: 1950 (Published) Finland
Dimensions: 39.25 x 24 inches (100 x 61 cm)
This is a striking mid-century travel poster / map of Finland advertising tourism to the country. The artwork was done by Helge Mether-Borgström (1913 - 1985), a Finnish advertising graphic artist.
The work features a boat flying the Finnish flag, making its way through a fjord with tall pines in the foreground and other island in the background. The overall image done in the shape of the country of Finland and is accented by a flying seagull at left-center. This vintage travel poster was printed by Norblad and Pettersson and issued by the Finnish Tourist Association.
Condition: This beautiful hand coloured map is a bold impression in superb A condition on watermarked paper.
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