Boston’s iconic Charles River skyline contains a bright, conspicuous CITGO gas sign. You might think this is just an unfortunate billboard ruining the view, but the beloved orange triangle is actually a piece of historic art now maintained by the city.
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Classic travel posters of the 1920-1940s have got to be some of the most gorgeous but overlooked pieces of art ever. Combining both travel nostalgia and crisp graphic design, the images are evocative and interesting. I want to hang one on my wall then pack up a hard case travel trunk and decorate it with stickers from each of my destinations! Here are some of my favorite travel posters from an exhibit held last year.