About this poster
Like on this remarkable object poster created by the famous Basel poster designer Peter Birkhauser, the colors are again brilliant, the textures very rich and, as they were printed in lithograph technique, the poster achieves to make this man’s shoe look real. Birkhauser who had a very strong passion for a graphic style of precision and the difficult airbrush technique, created a few remarkable and unique object posters for the shoe brand BATA. Brown Loafer for men were very fashionable after Second World War and as the unique message tells us, light as feather, for a price of Swiss Francs 27.90 !
Artist: Peter Birkhäuser
Peter BIRKHÄUSER was born in Basel in 1911 and died there in 1976. He studied at the Basel School of Design and apprenticed in the studio of Niklaus Stoecklin before setting out on his own as a poster designer. In 1934 he designed a poster for PKZ (featuring a large button) that became famous and earned him a deserved and lasting legacy within the poster world. His best designs are meticulous reflections of the S... more
Peter BIRKHÄUSER was born in Basel in 1911 and died there in 1976. He studied at the Basel School of Design and apprenticed in the studio of Niklaus Stoeckli ...
- Poster No.: 3032
- Company: Bata Schuh AG, Möhlin, CH
- Brand:BATA Schuhe / Shoes
- Printer: Frobenius AG, Basel
- Size: 128 x 90 cm / 50.4 x 35.4″
- Printing technique:Lithograph in colours
Very good condition. Picture preserved completely. Wrinkles and small tears, if any, restricted to edges.