Jelmoli Zurich – Oriental Carpets, Otto Baumberger
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Jelmoli Zurich – Oriental Carpets

Artist: Otto Baumberger
Year: 1916
Size: 128 x 90.5 cm / 50.4 x 35.6″
Price: CHF1400

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For Jelmoli, one of Zurich’s largest department store, the famous Zurich artist Otto Baumberger designed quite a few extraordinary posters. To advertise the oriental rugs for sale at the Jelmoli store, Baumberger shows us an exotic rug weaver at work. This poster is very rare and is the first edition printed by Fretz Bros. in 1916. There is a later print from 1933 with altered text and logotype.

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 ...

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
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