About this poster
Lake Zurich steamships are among the oldest in the history of navigation. This picturesquely unique advertising poster shows Lake Zurich, the steamship and the Glarus mountain range in the background. Perfect colour lithograph by the Zurich poster master Otto Baumberger from 1935.
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.: 1578
- Company: Zürichsee Schifffahrtsgesellschaft, ZSG, Zürich, CH
- Printer: J.C. Müller AG, Zürich
- Size: 100 x 70 cm / 39.4 x 27.6″
- Printing technique:Lithograph in colours
Excellent condition. Picture preserved completely.
- Publications:Museum für Gestaltung Zürich - Poster Collection 18 - Otto Baumberger
Reihe Schweizer Plakatgestalter 4 - Otto Baumberger 1889 - 1961
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