About this poster
This very rare and beautiful stone lithograph by Plinio Colombi shows the idyllic scene of a snow-covered St. Moritz in the early 20th century; St. Moritz without any large buildings or luxury tourism. This romantic place in the wonderful Engadine looks like a dream world that invites us to relax and enjoy.
Artist: Plinio Colombi
Plinio Colombi was born in 1873 in Ravecchia and died in 1951 in Spiez. After starting to study architecture in Winterthur, he changed to applied arts. After a stay in Paris in 1897, he settled in Berne and worked as a freelance artist from 1899. He admired Arnold Böcklin and especially Ferdinand Hodler. Colombi specialised in mountain and winter landscapes and was particularly inspired by the Bernese Alps. His l... more
Plinio Colombi was born in 1873 in Ravecchia and died in 1951 in Spiez. After starting to study architecture in Winterthur, he changed to applied arts. After ...
- Poster No.: 3458
- Company: Verkehrsverein St. Moritz, CH
- Brand:ST. MORITZ - GRISONS, CH
- Printer: Lips & Co. Bern
- Size: 103 x 64 cm / 40.6 x 25.2″
- Printing technique:Lithograph in colours
Excellent condition. Picture preserved completely. Wrinkles and small tears, if any, restricted to edges. Mounted on acid-free Japanese vellum.
- Publications:Affiches de Sports d’Hiver