Notes on German Culture

Aachen…The memorable forest encircled city of Charlemagne

This vintage 1928 advertising poster for Aachen, Germany was created by Jupp Wiertz, one of Germany's foremost graphic artists... an image of his hometown. Text on this poster translates to: Aachen...The memorable forest encircled city of Charlemagne, famous for its healthful natural hot springs. Aachen 1928 Travel poster Interior of the Aachen Cathedral, the Kaiserdom… Continue reading Aachen…The memorable forest encircled city of Charlemagne

Famous Artists, Notes on German Culture

Berlin at Night, featuring the Kaiser Wilhelm Church in 1939, is one of the last works of graphic artist Jupp Wiertz.

Berlin at Night 1939, by Jupp Wirtz....This vintage German Railways 1939 Travel poster features Berlin's Kaiser Wilhelm Church and its glamorous metropolitan surroundings at night is one of the last works of the very talented and prolific graphic artist Jupp Wiertz. Wirtz reached the zenith of his career at the start of the 1930's...his clients… Continue reading Berlin at Night, featuring the Kaiser Wilhelm Church in 1939, is one of the last works of graphic artist Jupp Wiertz.