Lot 169: (DESIGN.) Ephemera. Collection of 40 Swiss mono cards.
December 1, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: (DESIGN.) Collection of 40 Swiss mono cards. Graphic illustrations advertising Swiss products and everyday scenes on rectos, with printing on versos. Illustrators include Richard Schaupp, Christoph Conradin, August Schmid, Victor Baumgartner, Fritz Gilsi, C. Moos, H. M. Glatz, Théophile Barth, and others, including one each by Ludwig Hohlwein and Max Tilke; includes a few duplicates. 165x115 mm; 6 1/2x4 1/2 inches, mostly stiff card, a few on paper. Winterthur, Switzerland, 1906-10