About this poster
One of the bestsellers among Swiss inventions is the riri zipper developed by Othmar Winterhalter in 1924. This creative poster by the Basel poster master Peter Birkhäuser is in perfect balance with the product itself. It is simple, effective and serves its function perfectly.
Artist: Peter Birkhäuser
Peter BIRKHÄUSER was born in Basel in 1911 and died there in 1976. He studied at the Basel School of Design and apprenticed in the studio of Niklaus Stoecklin before setting out on his own as a poster designer. In 1934 he designed a poster for PKZ (featuring a large button) that became famous and earned him a deserved and lasting legacy within the poster world. His best designs are meticulous reflections of the S... more
Peter BIRKHÄUSER was born in Basel in 1911 and died there in 1976. He studied at the Basel School of Design and apprenticed in the studio of Niklaus Stoeckli ...
- Poster No.: 1181
- Company: Riri S. A., Mendrisio / Zürich, CH
- Brand:riri Reissverschluss - riri zips, CH
- Printer: J.C. Müller AG, Zürich
- Size: 128 x 90 cm / 50.4 x 35.4″
- Printing technique:Offset print
Very good condition. Picture completely preserved. Wrinkles and tears possible.