Year of Realization
Printed in Switzerland
35 X 26 3/4
Sirius: a Swiss poster by Christian Schad, 1915. Schad (1894-1982) was a painter and printmaker who was preoccupied with Futurism, Cubism and later, Expressionism. In 1915, Schad along with his friend Walter Serner, published "Sirius, A Monthly Magazine for Literature and Art," in Zurich; the magazine was forced to close after only seven issues. Schad designed the advertising posters and a full page woodcut for each issue.
Piece is currently custom matted and framed measuring 42" x 33 5/8".