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  • Design Credit: Elizabeth Roberts Architec̦ture & Design, Photo Credit: Dustin Aksland. Dimensions: H 50 in. x W 36 in.
  • Design Credit: Timothy Godbold, Photo Credit: Karl Simone. Dimensions: H 50 in. x W 36 in.
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Herbert Matter
PKZ (Bell Hop)

1928

$9,500

About the Item

Matter, Herbert. Bellhop. Poster for a readymade clothesshop, 1928 Zurich. Color lithograph, 50 x 36”. Good condition with the exception of 3 minor tears lower right middle of poster. Good color, no foxing or fading. See Photos. History of the Poster p.86 Herbert Matter was a celebrated American based graphic designer and photographer of Swiss origin. He is best known for his pioneering use of photomontage in commercial art. His innovative, iconic and experimental work helped set the trend for twentieth century graphic design. He is deemed the driving force behind the practice of modern art that left indelible marks on common perception of graphic art. PKZ is a Dept Store in Switzerland. They employed the best Graphic Designers to create posters advertising their Store and Men's Collection of Suits.
  • Creator:
    Herbert Matter (1907-1984, American, Swiss)
  • Creation Year:
    1928
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 50 in (127 cm)Width: 36 in (91.44 cm)
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  • Gallery Location:
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number:
    1stDibs: LU29229653822

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