GSTAAD Bernese Oberland, Alex Walter Diggelmann
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GSTAAD Bernese Oberland

Artist: Alex Walter Diggelmann
Year: 1933
Size: 102 x 64 cm / 40.2 x 25.2″

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Gstaad (1010 metres above sea level) in the Bernese Oberland, with its chalet-style apartment houses and residences, has long been appreciated by international visitors as a charming and discreet winter holiday destination. Vintage Gstaad posters like this one are highly sought-after. A perfect lithograph designed by Alex Diggelmann in 1933 during the golden age of Swiss poster art.

Artist: Alex Walter Diggelmann

Swiss artist Alex Walter Diggelmann (1902-1987) won three medals in art competitions of the Olympic Games. He was trained as a primary school and art teacher. After studying in Paris and Leipzig, he worked as a commercial artist in Zurich and designed numerous posters for sports and transport. From 1939, he was an art teacher in Zurich. His posters were characterised by a clear, figurative style.

Swiss artist Alex Walter Diggelmann (1902-1987) won three medals in art competitions of the Olympic Games. He was trained as a primary school and art teacher. ...

After studying in Paris and Leipzig, he worked as a commercial artist in Zurich and designed numerous posters for sports and transport. From 1939, he was an art teacher in Zurich. His posters were characterised by a clear, figurative style.

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