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Höchster Leistung Inbegriff!

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Germany (made)

  • Date:

    c.1930 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Fries, Leonard, born 1881 - died 1965 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lithographic ink, paper, colour lithography

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case LD, shelf 37

Physical description

Colour lithographic and offset poster print depicting partly silhouetted cigarettes, on paper.

Place of Origin

Germany (made)


c.1930 (made)


Fries, Leonard, born 1881 - died 1965 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Lithographic ink, paper, colour lithography


Height: 64 cm, Width: 59.4 cm

Descriptive line

Poster designed by Leonard Fries: 'Höchster Leistung Inbegriff!' [The highest peformance]. Poster advertising Massary Ritter cigarettes, partly silhouetted. Germasn, colour lithograph and offset, c.1930


Lithographic ink; Paper


Offset; Colour lithography

Subjects depicted

Cigarettes; Smoking


Designs; Posters; Advertising


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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