I remember decorations like this "downtown" when I was little. (That is where everyone shopped because there were no malls.) I love the hanging street lamps above the garland. In the misty snow, this quaint street just shouts Merry Christmas to me!
RUBENS, Peter Paul : Abundance (Abundantia) (c.1630) oil on panel 63.7 x 45.8 The National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo
Very Merry Vintage Syle: Vintage Christmas Card: Church Aglow