Martigny Châtelard Chamonix

Martigny Châtelard Chamonix original poster designed by Baumberger, Otto (1889–1961)

 

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Designer: Baumberger, Otto (1889–1961)
Decade: 1920
Year:1925
Dimensions:100 x 65 cm | 39.37 x 25.59 inches
Grade: A
Printed in: Hold
Publisher:Compagnie du chemin de fer Martigny-Châtelard
Printed by:Fiedler S.A. La Chaux-de-Fonds
Category: Railroad
Travel
Description:

A stunning original vintage travel poster promoting the Martigny-Châtelard-Chamonix railways depicting the Trient railway bridge and a spectacular view of the Trient Gorge and Mont Blanc in the back. The line Martigny Châtelard is a narrow-gauge railway with rack section and leads from Martigny over Vernayaz to the frontier station Le Châtelard Frontière.

Martigny is the capital of the district of Martigny in the canton of Valais in Switzerland.  Martigny is also on the high-speed Simplon line of the Swiss Federal Railway, SBB, which connects to Italy.

Text: "Martigny-Châtelard-Chamonix - Chemin de fer électrique. Au Mont-Blanc par les Gorges du Trient."

According to the Swizz National Library this poster was printed in 1925. In excellent condition.


This is an Original Vintage Poster; not a reproduction.