Mexican Calendar Advertising Art - Raleigh Cigarettes - Happy Family at Home - c 1940AP1248
She's making tortillas, the baby is learning to stand and the husband has just come home and surprised her with a present, a beautiful lavender shawl. And this is an image of happiness and comfort and it is brought to you by La Moderna, the neighborhood tobacconist. Perfection. Litho print from original art by Jesus Helguera.
In excellent condition, as seen. Art measures 33 1/8" x 23 1/8", frame 37 1/4" x 27 1/2".
Jesús Helguera (May 28, 1910 – December 5, 1971) was a Mexican painter. Among his most famous works are La Leyenda de los Volcanes, La Leyenda, Popocapetl & Ixtaccihuatl, Hidalgo, "Rompiendo las Cadenas", El Aguila y la Serpiente, and Juan Diego y la Virgen de Guadalupe.