Jupp Wiertz (1888 - 1939)

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Title:
Heidelberg (Germany)
Size:
24 x 33 inches
Medium:
Lithograph
Price:
$950
INV. #:
9869
 
Original. Linen backed. Lithograph. Printed in Germany. The Heidelberg Castle, as well as the river and town, framed through a view of poplar trees. Expansive skyline.

Born in 1888 in Aachen. He studied in Berlin and learned lithography in Leipzig.
In 1914 he worked as a fine art printer and in the 20's and 30's Wiertz became a reknown poster artist.
Wiertz worked on publicity for the German Reichsbahn and the Zeppelin production art designs and for Lufthansa.