Zugerberg Funicular, Martin Peikert
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Zugerberg Funicular

Artist: Martin Peikert
Year: 1940
Size: 102 x 64 cm / 40.2 x 25.2″
Price: up to CHF4000 (recommended price)

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Martin Peikert created many amusing and lively posters and became one of the most popular designers of Swiss travel advertising in the 1940s such as this poster for Zug. His posters, such as this playful poster for Zug, convey a sense of joie de vivre and are very popular in Switzerland and abroad.

Artist: Martin Peikert

Martin Peikert was born in 1901 in Zug and died there in 1975.
He studied at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Geneva and worked as an advertising illustrator until he graduated in 1921. In the years 1921 to 1923 he travelled to Stuttgart, Hamburg and Paris. From 1923 he worked in Geneva as a commercial painter and decorator and from 1925 to 1927 he designed the newspaper “Wochenschau” by Orell Füssli AG Zuri... more

Martin Peikert was born in 1901 in Zug and died there in 1975.
He studied at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Geneva and worked as an advertising illustrator ...

until he graduated in 1921. In the years 1921 to 1923 he travelled to Stuttgart, Hamburg and Paris. From 1923 he worked in Geneva as a commercial painter and decorator and from 1925 to 1927 he designed the newspaper “Wochenschau” by Orell Füssli AG Zuri... more
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