Bern - Switzerland Travel Advertising Poster


Genre: Travel
Artist: Leutenegger
Year Printed: 1941
Size: 27.5" x 39.5"
Country of Poster: Unknown
Restoration Detail: Unrestored
Grade: Very Fine
Additional Information: Original Bern - Switzerland. Artist: Leutenegger. Year: 1941. Archival linen backed with some minor wear. B condition Name of this statue is also known as Gerechtigkeitsbrunnen. The blind scales of justice. The colors in this poster are incredible. It's a beautiful, striking masterpiece - a Swiss travel poster. Svizzera. The blind scales of justice. Iimage of the Fountain of Justice, a 16th-century fountain in the Gerechtigkeitsgasse in the Old City of Bern. It is the only Bernese fountain to retain all original design elements and it is listed as a cultural heritage of national significance. (After having stood in place for 443 years, the statue was torn down after midnight on 13 October 1986 by means of a rope and tackle. It was largely destroyed.) The justice is holding the scales in 1 hand, while holding a sword in the other. At the feet of the statue are two heads weaing crowns. Printer: Kummerly - Frey, Bern, Switzerland. This is an Original Lithograph Vintage Poster; it is not a reproduction. The Vintage Poster has been working with collectors around the world helping them with their original vintage poster collections. Our posters come with a . We stand behind the description and condition of the vintage posters shown on the website. The Vintage Poster is an IVPDA certified vintage poster dealer. Available online to you 24/7. Consider The Vintage Poster your expert resource for your antique posters. You will be glad you did! We are glad to assist you. Our current inventory is online and is updated frequently. To purchase, simply add the item(s) to your cart and check out. They will be delivered to your door. Your satisfaction is guaranteed!

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