Rigi – Switzerland, Martin Peikert
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Rigi – Switzerland

Artist: Martin Peikert
Year: 1957
Size: 100 x 64 cm / 39.4 x 25.2″
Price: up to CHF3000 (recommended price)

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This unique poster by Martin Peikert from 1957 perfectly encapsulates the feeling of emerging from the dense fog into the bright sunlight on the top of the Rigi mountain, before a spectacular, snowy Alpine panorama. It was commissioned by the Rigi Railways.

Artist: Martin Peikert

Martin Peikert was born in 1901 in Zug and died there in 1975.
He studied at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Geneva and worked as an advertising illustrator until he graduated in 1921. In the years 1921 to 1923 he travelled to Stuttgart, Hamburg and Paris. From 1923 he worked in Geneva as a commercial painter and decorator and from 1925 to 1927 he designed the newspaper “Wochenschau” by Orell Füssli AG Zuri... more

Martin Peikert was born in 1901 in Zug and died there in 1975.
He studied at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Geneva and worked as an advertising illustrato ...

r until he graduated in 1921. In the years 1921 to 1923 he travelled to Stuttgart, Hamburg and Paris. From 1923 he worked in Geneva as a commercial painter and decorator and from 1925 to 1927 he designed the newspaper “Wochenschau” by Orell Füssli AG Zuri... more
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