1891 poster – Aristocracy for progress!

I really like this poster. The imagery is truly iconic. On the left you  see  large groups of children from lower social strata, lead by a single modestly clad woman, awkwardly leaning forward.  The background is dark and dreary. On the right, a well-dressed lady with a rather aristocratic posture extends an invitation to a better life in a bright space filled with toys and symbols of learning. The poster is for the 1891 National Hygiene and Education Exposition in Milan.

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