About this poster
The Grisons artist Alois Carigiet composed this sun-filled image for the famous travel resort of St. Moritz in the 1930s, when one-piece ski suits were fashionable. This sporty and elegant lady is about to start a cheerful snowball fight – don’t you just want to join in?
Artist: Alois Carigiet
The graphic designer, painter and illustrator Alois Carigiet was born in Trun (Grisons) in 1902 and came to Chur with his family in 1911. After finishing an apprenticeship as a stage painter in Chur, he went to work for a renowned graphic design studio in Zurich from 1923 to 1927. In 1927 he opened his own studio in Zurich, where he spent the next 12 years doing graphic design commissions for tourism, consumer goo... more
The graphic designer, painter and illustrator Alois Carigiet was born in Trun (Grisons) in 1902 and came to Chur with his family in 1911. After finishing an ...
- Poster No.: 3459
- Company: Verkehrsverein St. Moritz, CH
- Brand:ST. MORITZ - GRISONS, CH
- Printer: Graphische Anstalt J. E. Wolfensberger AG, Zürich, CH
- Size: 101 x 64.5 cm / 39.8 x 25.4″
- Printing technique:Lithograph in colours
Very good condition. Picture preserved. Wrinkles and small tears, if any, restricted to edges. Mounted on acid-free linen.
- Publications:A Century of Swiss Winter Sports Posters
Affiches de Sports d’Hiver
Carigiet - Die frühen Jahre
Die Kunst des Skifahrens
Graubünden im Plakat - Tourismuswerbung 1890 bis heute
Paradis à vendre - Un siècle d‘affiches touristiques suisses
Schnee, Rohstoff der Kunst - Ausstellung im Vorarlberger Landesmuseum Bregenz und im Huber-Hus Lech am Arlberg
The Art of Skiing - Vintage Posters from the Golden Age of Winter Sport