Lago Maggiore


Creator probably Gabriele Chiattone
Printing year 1888
Sheet size (cm) 97×67
Printing technique Lithograph
Printer Chiattone
Condition B+
Asking price 0 CHF
Categories Europe, over the water, Switzerland

Original Belle Epoque poster, when timetables – in this case of the Società di Navigazione sul Lago Maggiore from 1888 – also served as posters, on which typically as many as possible of the stations served or their sights were depicted in vignettes. Very lavishly printed with gold ink by Gabriele Chiattone (1853-1934) in Lugano, who may also have designed the artwork; rare