About this poster
A fashionable young woman holds up a packet of Swiss “Firn” ice cream against an ice-blue sky with snowy mountains in the background – a perfect allusion to the product. A rare 1920s ice cream advertisement by the talented Zurich poster master Otto Baumberger.
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.: 4541
- Company: Milchverband
- Printer: J.C. Müller AG, Zürich
- Size: 127.5 x 89.5 cm / 50.2 x 35.2″
- Printing technique:Stone lithograph in colours
Excellent condition. Picture preserved completely. Wrinkles and small tears, if any, restricted to edges. Mounted on acid-free Japanese vellum.
- Publications:Museum für Gestaltung Zürich - Poster Collection 1 - Revue 1926
Reihe Schweizer Plakatgestalter 4 - Otto Baumberger 1889 - 1961
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