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The Exotic

he Arabic text on this poster makes it particularly striking and exotic to Western eyes. A closer look, however, reveals traditional American farm scenes, including clapboard buildings that must have looked equally exotic to Arab viewers.

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Photolithograph, 1924
Printed by Herman Lithographing Co.
(Chicago) for International Harvester
Co. (Chicago)
31" x 21"

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