Old Bhojpuri movie poster of the Indian film Bidesiya (1962) for sale.
Featured here for sale is a rare surviving old Bhojpuri film poster of Bidesiya (1962) that was directed by S.N. Tripathi and featured Sujit Kumar and Kumari Naaz in lead roles. The film also featured noted Bollywood dancer Helen.
Printed and circulated a few years after the first release of the film (somewhere in the 1960s), this old Bhojpuri movie poster was originally designed for publicity of the film but never ended up being used.
This old Bhojpuri movie poster was originally designed in oil on canvas format by a small time art studio in Kolkata, giving it a very quirky appearance. The lead couple Sujit Kumar and Naaz are seen in a passionate embrace prominently in this old Bhojpuri movie poster. Their portraits seem to be hand drawn using the popular line drawing techniques employed by old school Bollywood poster painters and street artists of the past. A black and white rendition of Helen in a dancing pose is seen alongside.
The entire poster has been designed and printed in a single color – understandably to keep printing costs low (as was the norm with old Bhojpuri movie posters).
The title of the film appears in white at the bottom with a translation into English as well as Bengali in this old Bhojpuri movie poster.
Rare vintage Bollywood movie poster of the Hindi film, Saudagar (1973) for sale.
This is an actual surviving old Amitabh movie poster of the 1973 film that featured the greatest superstar of Indian cinema in the lead role along with actress Nutan.
Although Saudagar didn’t do well commercially, it was selected as the Indian entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 46th Academy Awards, making this poster highly collectible.
Printed and circulated during the original first release run of the film (somewhere in the early 1970s), this Amitabh Bachchan old movie poster was originally designed for publicity of the film but never ended up being used.
This hand painted Bollywood poster was originally designed on canvas by one of the finest Bollywood poster painters of all time, C Mohan, owner of Studio C Mohan. His printed signature is seen in blue on the bottom right hand corner of the poster.
This beautiful old Amitabh movie poster is a striking example of C Mohan’s mastery with the paintbrush. Flawlessly executed, this hand painted Bollywood poster features a stunning portrait of superstar Amitabh Bachchan prominently at the center in red. A beautiful portrait of actress Nutan is seen alongside. A smaller photographic still of superstar Amitabh Bachchan is seen underneath the two hand painted portraits. A black and white still of actress Padma Khanna in a sensuous pose is seen at the bottom.
This vintage original Bollywood poster has been graded as ★ As Is due to small missing pieces seen clearly in the adjoining photograph. Although these imperfections do not majorly affect the display value of the poster, please study the image carefully before placing an order.
Old hand drawn Bollywood movie poster of the mythological drama Har Har Mahadev (1974) for sale.
This is an actual surviving Bollywood poster of the 1974 Hindi film that featured award winning wrestler turned Bollywood actor, Dara Singh in the lead role.
Printed and circulated several years after the first release of the film (somewhere in the early 2000’s), this movie poster was printed for publicity of the re-release of the film but never ended up being used.
This poster was originally designed on a hand drawn canvas by popular Bollywood movie poster artist/painter G.R. Kareker, and bears his signature on the bottom right hand corner, making the poster highly collectible.
Dara Singh is depicted in a beautiful hand drawn portrait as Lord Shiva, with a snake wrapped around his neck and a trishul on his back.
Har Har Mahadev (1974) is a mythological Hindi film starring Dara Singh in the lead role as Lord Shiva. The film is an adaptation of the story of Lord Shiva, which is also referred to as the ‘Shivpuran’.