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book (design) story #593

(unknown) :
vierwaldst├Ąttersee sommer-fahrplan 1935

dampfschiffahrtsgesellschaft des vierwaltst├Ąttersees, 1935
printer: graphische anstalt c.j. bucher ag, luzern
size: 15 x 10 cm
designer: (unknown)

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this brochure is a 1935 timetable for the boats and cablecars of the lake lucerne area in central switzerland.

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no designer is credited, however the cover photomontage with airbrush touch-up and the typeface mix remind a bit of this tourist brochure designed by herbert matter (1907-1984) based on guidelines by paul renner (1878-1956): ...

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... note the headlines in grotesk and script.

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it was also printed by the same luzern-based company.

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