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25 Posters We Found on Amazon That You’d Actually Frame

There are a lot of gems on Amazon if you know where to look. Photo: courtesy of the retailer

It’s not always clear what Amazon carries when it comes to the things-to-hang-on-your-wall department. (There’s a lot of stuff like this.) But if you know what to search for and where to look, there are actually some fabulous posters and prints — 25 of which we’ve gathered below.

“Swimming Pool, August 28, 1958” by O. Winston Link

Photographer O. Winston Link spent a good part of the late 1950s traveling through small southern towns, documenting the steam engine’s last hurrah and the major role it played in people’s lives. This image is of a group of friends hanging out by a swimming pool as a train zooms by, and it feels so ’50s.

The Supremes at Lincoln Center

The Supremes at Lincoln Center, courtesy of famed illustrator Joe Eula.

French Auntie Mame

Foreign versions of American movie posters are always fun. Auntie Mame, the classic Rosalind Russell movie-musical, gets the French poster treatment here.

Spanish Metropolitan

Malditos. Burgeses. Enamorados. A Spanish poster for the cult Whit Stillman film.

Polish Dumbo

Designed by Anna Huskowska, this Polish Dumbo poster would be perfect for a kid’s bedroom.

Christiane F. Movie Poster

We were obsessed with/terrified by this German movie about a 13-year-old heroin addict when we were in high school, and we know for a fact that Chloë Sevigny had this framed in her living room at one point.

Ladybird Movie Poster

A less traumatic coming-of-age tale.

Salt-N-Pepa Autograph Replica Super Print Portrait, Framed

The autographs aren’t real … but no one has to know.

1972 Munich Olympic Games, by David Hockney

A David Hockney x 1972 Munich Olympics collab.

The Group

The movie version of the Mary McCarthy novel directed by Sidney Lumet was kind of a stinker, but this poster is amazing.

Design Is One: The Vignellis 2012 U.S. One-Sheet Poster

Forget a vintage subway map: how about a poster from the movie about the person who designed the subway map? This poster is for Design Is One, the documentary about renowned designer couple Massimo and Lella Vignelli.

“East Interior,” by Alex Katz

A 1979 exhibition poster that (very helpfully) comes framed.

Hilma af Klint, “Wee Blue Coo” Poster, Framed

$30 is an excellent price for a framed poster of a painting by Hilma af Klint, the early-20th-century Swedish painter who is the subject of a much-Instagrammed exhibit at the Guggenheim.

“La Paresse,” by Felix Valloton

From 1896, and currently framed in a Strategist editor’s bathroom.

Alexander Calder “Stabiles” Lithograph

There are few things more elegant than Alexander Calder’s Galerie Maeght exhibit posters. This one’s from a show of his signature “stabiles.”

The Parachute Jump at the World’s Fair

Actual parachutes were held up by metal rings on this famous ride that made its debut during the 1939 World’s Fair.

Jacob Lawrence Paintings, Jan. 5–30, 1965

A poster advertising artist Jacob Lawrence’s 1965 show at Terry Dintenfass Gallery.

Introduction to Gemstones

This poster is giving off some vintage Hall of Minerals vibes, for the new New Agers out there.

15 La Pera Pear Lotería Card

This poster of a Mexican Lotería card would look great in a kitchen.

Milton Glaser “Big Nudes” Poster

Milton Glaser (one of the co-founders of New York) created this poster in 1968 for a show of “Big Nudes” at the Visual Arts Gallery.

Cavallini Decorative Wrap Poster, Cacti & Succulents

A bunch of succulents that, try as you might, you won’t kill …

Florida Grapefruit and Oranges Poster

We actually discovered the origins of this amazing (and odd) poster advertising grapefruits and oranges: the Yiddish was meant to attract Jews living in Florida in the 1940s. How excellent is the exclamation point?

Posterazzi Toucan Poster Print by Francois Levaillant

Just a delightful toucan.

Edith Wharton House of Mirth 1905 Poster Print

This poster features an illustration from the first edition of Edith Wharton’s classic House of Mirth. The quote at the bottom — “You don’t seem to remember my existence nowadays” — is something Mrs. Trenor says to Lily. Very angsty and teen-room-appropriate.

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25 Posters We Found on Amazon That You’d Actually Frame