Old Bollywood poster for sale of the Hindi film Love Marriage (1984).
This is an actual surviving vintage Bollywood poster for sale of the 1984 Hindi film that starred Anil Kapoor (of Slumdog Millionaire fame) and Meenakshi Sheshadri in lead roles.
Printed and circulated during the original first release of the film (somewhere in the early 1980s), this old Bollywood poster was designed for publicity of the film but never ended up being used.
This vintage Indian film poster was originally hand painted on canvas by leading Bollywood poster artist Manohar Suresh. A fabulous hand painted rendition of Anil Kapoor holding a gun is seen prominently in the poster. A quirky hand painted portrait of Meenakshi Sheshadri appears alongside.
Smaller portraits of Mehmood and Aruna Irani are seen at the bottom of this old Bollywood poster. This old Indian poster uses a unique combination of both hand painted artwork as well as still photography in its design. Small sized black and white still photos of actors Shreeram Lagoo, Asrani and Jagdeep are seen on the top left of this old Bollywood poster for sale. The typography adds a unique twist to this vintage Bollywood poster by shaping the letter “O” into a heart.
Old Bollywood movie poster of the hit romantic Hindi film, Dil Apna Aur Preet Parai (1960) for sale.
This is an actual surviving original vintage Bollywood movie poster of the 1960 Hindi film that featured Raaj Kumar and the Tragedy Queen of Bollywood, Meena Kumari in lead roles.
Dil Apna Aur Preet Parai’s music composed by the legendary duo Shankar Jaikishan became a rage throughout the nation. Tracks from the film (most notably “Ajeeb Dastan Hai Yeh” sung by Lata Mangeshkar) are fondly remembered and played till today.
Printed and circulated during the original first release run of the film (late 1950s / early 1960s), this old hand painted Bollywood movie poster was originally designed for publicity of the film but never ended up being used.
This old Bollywood movie poster was originally hand painted on canvas by a leading Bollywood poster design studio in Bombay. Beautiful hand painted portraits of Raaj Kumar and Meena Kumari appear side by side divided by a large burning candle in the center. A woman appears to be holding on to the base of the candle. The lead actors as well as the supporting cast are mentioned prominently on the top. The printed signature of Bollywood poster painter Manohar Suresh is seen on the bottom right.
This vintage Bollywood poster has been graded ★ As Is due to a few tiny holes as seen in the photograph (below Meena Kumari’s face). Overall fair condition and these minor imperfections make no significant difference to the display quality of the poster from a viewing distance.