Tuesday, April 30, 2013


Today the Netherlands will have a new king, Willem-Alexander, after 123 years of being reigned by a succession of three queens. Although I am a republican at heart, the subject is so overwhelmingly present in the Dutch news that I had to make a theme post. KING is the appropriately named classical Dutch peppermint brand, which has existed since 1922. This poster probably dates back to some time in the thirties or forties.

Vintage Posters