About this poster
This lithograph for "Travel by Air" was designed by Otto Baumberger in 1928, commissioned by Balair Basel. A wonderful example of Otto Baumberger's aircraft transport posters from the 1920s. With the simple colouring in primary colours and the elegant design, the artist created a truly unique subject for the Traffic Aerien Zurich.
Artist: Otto Baumberger
Otto Baumberger was born in Zurich in 1889. He served an apprenticeship as a lithographer and took courses at the Zurich Art School (Kunstgewerbeschule) from 1905 to 1907. After that, he studied at the Art Schools of Munich and Paris until 1910. From 1911 to 1913, he worked at the printing company J.E. Wolfensberger as a draughtsman and artistic director. Then, until the start of the First World War, he had his ow... more
Otto Baumberger was born in Zurich in 1889. He served an apprenticeship as a lithographer and took courses at the Zurich Art School (Kunstgewerbeschule) from ...
- Poster No.: 3107
- Printer: Wassermann AG, Basel, CH
- Size: 45 x 32 cm / 17.7 x 12.6″
- Printing technique:Lithograph in colours
Very good condition. Picture preserved completely. Wrinkles and small tears, if any, restricted to edges.