About this poster
Lahco was founded in Baden as a knitwear and hosiery factory in 1922. Gaining success from the 1950s, by the 1970s it was the most successful Swiss swimwear label on the European market before declining again in the following decades. Since the 2000s, new owners have breathed lew life into the traditional Lahco brand. On this 1952 poster by Marcus Campbell, a pretty young woman models the latest bathing fashion – huge sunhat included.
Artist: Marcus Campbell
Marcus Campbell was born in London in 1915. After studying in London and Paris (Académie Colorassi) he worked as Art Director for Lord & Thomas Advertising in Paris from 1937 to 1940, then as Art Director for J. Walter Thomson in London from 1941 to 1946. In 1947 he moved to Lausanne. In the 1950s he created posters mainly for consumer goods (Coca-Cola, Elna, Lahco, Hamol). His posters are characterised by t... more
Marcus Campbell was born in London in 1915. After studying in London and Paris (Académie Colorassi) he worked as Art Director for Lord & Thomas Adverti ...
- Poster No.: 2334
- Company: Lahco S.A., Baden
- Brand:Lahco AG, CH
- Printer: Trüb-Druck, Aarau
- Size: 127.8 x 90 cm / 50.3 x 35.4″
- Printing technique:Lithograph in colours
Excellent condition. Picture preserved completely.