About this poster
Until 1930 the St. Moritz mountain hare was the advertising symbol of this world famous winter holiday destination. The “bunny” by Walter Diggelmann is a popular design that adorns many a child’s bedroom.
Artist: Alex Walter Diggelmann
Swiss artist Alex Walter Diggelmann (1902-1987) won three medals in art competitions of the Olympic Games. He was trained as a primary school and art teacher. After studying in Paris and Leipzig, he worked as a commercial artist in Zurich and designed numerous posters for sports and transport. From 1939, he was an art teacher in Zurich. His posters were characterised by a clear, figurative style.
Swiss artist Alex Walter Diggelmann (1902-1987) won three medals in art competitions of the Olympic Games. He was trained as a primary school and art teacher ...
- Poster No.: 3063
- Brand:ST. MORITZ - GRISONS, CH
- Printer: Eidenbenz & Seitz & Co, St. Gallen
- Size: 101 x 64 cm / 39.8 x 25.2″
- Printing technique:Lithograph in colours
Excellent condition. Picture preserved completely.
- Publications:Affiches de Sports d’Hiver
Die Kunst des Skifahrens
Graubünden im Plakat - Tourismuswerbung 1890 bis heute
The Art of Skiing - Vintage Posters from the Golden Age of Winter Sport