Robert ZINNERDEUTSCHEN REISEVERKEHR, Poster:  Speed along German Reichsautobahnen Enlarge 1 /1

Robert ZINNER

artist

DEUTSCHEN REISEVERKEHR

Germany

publisher

Poster: Speed along German Reichsautobahnen c.1933-39 Materials & Technique: prints, posters, planographic lithograph, printed in colour, from multiple stones/plates Support: paper

Primary Insc: title printed l.c./l.l. to l.r. "SPEED ALONG/GERMAN REICHSAUTOBAHNEN" lower margin printed l.l. "11K-5392-e- Printed in Germnay-Imprime en Allemagne" trademark printed l.c. in margin "(circle with letters R D V)" printed printed l.r. in margin "Reichsbahnzentrale fur den Deutschen Reiseverkehr, Berlin" [State Railways Head Office for the German Travel Bureau, Berlin"
Dimensions: sheet 101.0 h x 63.4 w cm image 97.4 h x 60.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift in memory of Spensley Charles and Gwendoline Mary Weetman 1990
Accession No: NGA 90.1789.32
Provenance:
  • Collection of Charles Weetman (1905-1990), who had worked for the Australian National Travel Association (ANTA), and was Assistant Editor of the organisations magazine 'Walkabout'.
  • By descent to his son Peter Weetman.
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Peter Weetman, Melbourne, December 1990.