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What is this?

A simply constructed three story building in the shape of a Z, signifying the Zurich museum is the single element of this poster; the only ornament is the lettering running over the flat roof. Executed in black, gray and blue with white lettering.

This is a poster from Switzerland. It is dated 1928 and we acquired it in 2008. Museum purchase through gift of Eric Kellenberger Collection, Switzerland and from General Acquisitions Endowment Fund. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

lithograph on white wove paper

Its dimensions are

128.4 x 90.3 cm (50 9/16 x 35 9/16 in.)

This object was designed by Niklaus Stoecklin

This object was fund: General Acquisitions Endowment and purchased from Eric Kellenberger

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=http://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18728677/ |title=Poster, "Schweizerische Stadtbau-Ausstellung (Swiss City Planning Exhibit)", 1928 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=25 July 2014 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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