The windmills of Mallorca were part of life’s necessity, used by farmers to grind grain and pump water. Today their presence is so inherent to the islands heritage, that in 2004, the Mallorcan government developed a project dedicated to their restoration and preservation.
Tiles of Fornalutx Of the three thousand windmills on the island, some dating back to the seventeenth century, six hundred of these are what we would class as “classic” windmills and are the most widespread. They are recognised by their wooden vanes, peaked “cap”, and were used for grinding grain.
This poster has a partly glossy, partly matte finish.
• 10 mil (0.25 mm) thick
• Slightly glossy
• Fingerprint resistant