An original lithograph Swiss travel poster by graphic designer Herbert Leupin (Swiss, 1916-1999) entitled, in French, L'heure des sports d'hiver en Suisse (Time for Winter Sports in Switzerland), depicting a large pocket watch with a Swiss cross or flag in the centre, the hour and minute hands in the form of a wooden ski and a ski pole, and each hour marked by a different winter holiday activity image skating, downhill skiing, hockey, sunbathing, sledding and music, among others, against a bright blue background, all rendered with great charm and wit. Published by Ringier and Company, Zurich.
- CreatorHerbert Leupin (Artist)
- Of the Period
- Place of origin
- Date of manufacture1955
- Materials and techniques
- ConditionGood. Some minor creases, bumps, small tear and discoloration at right edge. Most imperfections will be minimized once poster is lined..
- WearWear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
H 36.25 in. x W 25.25 in. x D .07 in.
H 92.08 cm x W 64.14 cm x D 1.78 mm
- Seller locationEssex, MA
- Reference numberLU83779795531
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