|Designer:||Dahlin, Gunnar (1905-1984)|
|Dimensions:||100 x 62 cm | 39.37 x 24.41 inches|
|Condition:||Very good | | B +|
|Printed by:||Nylunds Lito. Stockholm|
Ski / Sports
Presented here is an exceptional original Swedish ski poster that commemorates the combined World Championships for Nordic and Alpine skiing in 1954. This historic event was hosted in Falun for Nordic skiing and Åre for Alpine skiing.
During the championships in Åre, the legendary Norwegian skier Stein Eriksen made history by winning three gold medals, showcasing his exceptional talent and solidifying his position as a skiing icon.
Åre, renowned for its skiing prowess, has been a host to the Alpine World Championships on multiple occasions, including 1954, 2007, and 2019.
This particular poster is a rare Scandinavian version with Swedish text. It also bears a small notice indicating that the poster must be taken down from display on the 7th of March, 1954.
In good condition, the poster exhibits light age wear, minor paper loss, and thumbtack holes. Its exquisite design and historical significance make it a captivating piece that would be a stunning addition to any frame.
Capture the spirit of the 1954 World Championships and the remarkable achievements of Stein Eriksen with this extraordinary Swedish ski poster. Embrace the nostalgia and celebrate the legacy of skiing with this remarkable piece of sporting history.