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Johannes Molzahn poster, 1928

Identifier: 038.01.24

Advertising poster in German designed by Johannes Molzahn in 1928 and published by Kunstgewerbeschule Magdeburg (Germany), apparently to promote physical education and hygiene.


  • Creation: 1928


Language of Materials

Records are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Available for Research

Collection Size

1 Item

Biographical Note

Johannes Molzahn, a Bauhaus-influenced typographer, emigrated to the U.S. in 1938 and taught at The New Bauhaus (later, the School of Design) in Chicago. Molzahn became head of the light workshop at Institute of Design circa 1943.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Formerly 2006.013


Catherine Bruck, University Archivist 6/27/2006

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