Advertising poster for the psychic Maïna Juan

HarfordAvant 1930


Marseilles, France

Maïna Juan was a famous fortune teller in the 1920s and 1930s, practising various divination techniques out of a space on Boulevard Sébastopol in Paris. She maintained her reputation and her advertising through posters, newspaper advertisements and the use of a sandwich man. She also produced her own protective medallions, as well as cardboard talismans which, to a large extent, also served her as further publicity. The MuCEM also has in its stores the moulds and stamps she used to make those amulets.


  • Title: Advertising poster for the psychic Maïna Juan
  • Creator: Harford
  • Date Created: Avant 1930
  • Location Created: Paris, France
  • Physical Dimensions: 80 x 60 cm
  • Medium: Paper

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