The Provence is a region in the Mediterranean South East of France close-by Italy. It extends from the Rhône over the Provencal foothills of the Alps to the Maritime Alps. It used to be the first Roman province outside the Alps, from which the Provence received its name. It's traditional capital is Aix-en-Provence.
The stunning landscape from the Provence is very well-known for its numerous lavender-fields. They are mostly needed for the perfume-industry which commercial center is called Grasse. The landscape provides great views as well as a lot of sportive activities. Between Fréjus and Cannes is probably the most beautiful area of France located: The massif of Esterel. Here are a lot of possibilities to go snorkling, hiking or for a bath. It's here where you actually feel the French way of life – the “savoir vivre“. With one of our high quality posters you can catch this spirit and feel it every day.
The Provence already inspired famous artists like Pablo Picasso, Paul Cézanne and Vincent van Gogh. The mountain Saint-Victoire for example was one of Cézanne's preferred motifs. Every where you go you feel the French spirit, its charm, romanticism and easiness. Not only a poster, but also an art print, canvas print or a gallery print in your room with the typical landscape from the Provence will give you almost the same feeling as if you actually were walking in the Provence.