About this poster
Zermatt with the famous Matterhorn which is considered the symbol of Switzerland and the most beautiful mountain in the world is located in the Valais Alps between Zermatt and Breuil-Cervinia. The east, north and west walls are on Swiss territory, the south wall on Italian territory. Every year thousands of people from all over the world try to conquer the summit. To have seen the mighty Matterhorn up close and personal is an impressive experience for everyone, for Swiss and tourists from abroad. The original poster by Eric de Coulon from 1928 is a perfect stone lithograph and a rarity.
Artist: Eric de Coulon
Born in Neuchâtel in 1988, Eric de Coulon studied architecture at the ETH in Zurich before moving to Paris, where he spent most of his professional life. He is best remembered for having invented the “lettre sujet” (letter – subject), which entailed building the images of products he was promoting using the gigantic letters of their names. In a totally different manner, he also designed tourist ... more
Born in Neuchâtel in 1988, Eric de Coulon studied architecture at the ETH in Zurich before moving to Paris, where he spent most of his professional life. He ...
- Poster No.: 2449
- Company: unbekannt - no indication
- Brand:Zermatt, Wallis / Valais, CH
- Printer: Säuberlin & Pfeiffer S.A., Vevey, CH
- Size: 102 x 64.5 cm / 40.2 x 25.4″
- Printing technique:Lithograph in colours
Excellent condition. Picture preserved completely.
- Publications:Affiches de Sports d’Hiver
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