Swierzy

1960's Original Polish Zoo Poster, Giraffes - Swierzy

$800.00
  • 1960's Original Polish Zoo Poster, Giraffes - Swierzy

Swierzy

1960's Original Polish Zoo Poster, Giraffes - Swierzy

$800.00

Date:  1967
Size:  26.5 x 38.5 inches
Notes: Large Poster, Linen Backed 
Artist: Swierzy, Waldemar 

About the Poster:  This 1960s Polish poster, promoting tours of the Warsaw Municipal Zoo, features two lovely giraffes. The soft browns and oranges make it a very warm and inviting poster! The poster is in excellent condition, is linen backed, and measures 26.25 x 39 inches. 

About the Artist: Waldemar Swierzy (born 1931) is a Polish artist. He graduated from the Krakow Academy of Fine Arts in 1952. In 1992 the government of Poland issued a postage stamp to honor one of his "Cyrk" posters. Swierzy is one of the Polish School of Posters most prolific artists (having created over 2500 posters).