Xanti (Alexander) Schawinsky

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Title:
Princeps S. A. Cervo Italia
Size:
9.75" x 13.75"
Medium:
Lithograph
Price:
Up to $350
INV. #:
1700
 
PRINCEPS, s. a. Cervo Italia; original Italian vintage small format poster for men's hats. Artist: Xanti Schawinsky; Studio Boggeri.
Size: 9.75" x 13.75". C. 1934. Art Deco design.

In 1933, new directions in Italian avant-garde design were marked by the opening of the Studio Boggeri in Milan. It’s most famous artist was Xanti Schawinsky, who brought his Bauhaus training to use in strong posters for Princeps and Illy Coffee.

Museum linen backed lithograph
Grade A condition.
Fun image. Created by Studio Boggeri. Circa 1934.
Excellent condition.

Princeps
S. A. Cervo Italia
Forrest Green hat.
Light raspberry pink backing.

This is an Original Vintage Poster; it is not a reproduction. This poster is conservation mounted, linen backed to preserve and protect the poster, and in excellent condition.
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