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Wiener & Doucet

Poster
1925 (printed)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Colour lithograph poster advertising the piano duo Wiener & Doucet. Their name lettered in green above two stylised pianos. The influence of Casimir Malevich (1878-1935) and Ferdinand Léger (1881-1955) is perhaps detectable in this design’s stylisation of the two pianos.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Colour lithography
Brief Description
Colour lithograph poster advertising the piano duo 'Wiener & Doucet', design by Paul Colin, Paris, 1925
Physical Description
Colour lithograph poster advertising the piano duo Wiener & Doucet. Their name lettered in green above two stylised pianos. The influence of Casimir Malevich (1878-1935) and Ferdinand Léger (1881-1955) is perhaps detectable in this design’s stylisation of the two pianos.
Dimensions
  • Height: 159.4cm
  • Width: 119.4cm
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic Reference
Edge, Kevin. The Art of Selling Songs : Graphics for the Music Business, 1690-1990. London : Futures Publications, 1991.
Collection
Accession Number
E.506-1929

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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