Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Mount Kumgang in Korea (Japanese Tourist Bureau, 1930s). Japanese Poster (24.5" X 36").
    This beautiful image is a poster issued by Korea national railway during the early to mid 1930s. These posters were created for domestic use only to promote travel within Japan and its territories to various national parks, hot spring resorts and other notable destinations. Korea became Japan's territory as a result of the Japan-Korea Annexation Treaty which was signed in 1910. At the time of the printing of this poster, Korea was part of Japanese territory. This example states; Sale of discounted exploration tickets (Individual 30% off, group 50% off). For more information, please visit below: Keijo (Seoul): Korea Rail Headquarters, Gwangwon Province and Chrowon Province: Kumgang Electrical Railway, Tokyomaru Building, Osaka Azuchi and Sakai, In front of Shimonoseki Station: Korea and Manchuria Information Disk, Others: Japan Tourist Bureau Inform. Since none of these posters were distributed outside of Japan, they are quite scarce. When various Japanese museum poster curators (as well as the Ogaki Poster Museum) were supplied images, they replied that there were no examples of this genre in their collection. This lovely copy had some amount of paper loss in the upper border and extending into the upper left blank area. There were tears into the art in areas around the borders. Fine+ on Linen.


    More information about The Hand of Fate.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2014
    22nd-23rd Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 2,501

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold on Mar 22, 2014 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2021 November 20 - 21 Movie Posters Signature Auction.

    Learn about consigning with us

    Grey is a true asset to Heritage Auctions and Heritage Auctions are a true asset to the Movie Poster Hobby.
    Jim G.,
    Ray, MI
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Auction #162125 spotlights


    Horror of Dracula (Universal International, 1958). Folded, Fine/Very Fine. One Sheet (27" X 41")
    BID NOW


    In a Lonely Place (Columbia, 1950). Folded, Fine-. One Sheet (27" X 41").
    BID NOW


    Godzilla vs. the Thing (American International, 1964). Folded, Very Fine. Three Sheet (41" X 79")
    BID NOW


    Goldfinger (United Artists, 1964). Fine+. Lobby Card Set of 8 (11" X 14")
    BID NOW


    Target Earth (Allied Artists, 1954). Very Fine- on Linen. Three Sheet (41" X 79").
    BID NOW


    Freaks (Excelsior, R-1949). Folded, Fine. Three Sheet (41" X 78").
    BID NOW


    Just Around the Corner (20th Century Fox, 1938). Folded, Fine/Very Fine. Six Sheet (79.5" X 78.25")
    BID NOW


    Play Misty For Me (Universal, 1971). Folded, Very Fine-. British Quad (30" X 40").
    BID NOW

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search