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Poster, Olympisches Dorf, 1972

This is a Poster. It was designed by Otl Aicher. It is dated 1972 and we acquired it in 1997. Its medium is offset lithograph on white wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Ken Friedman. It is credited Gift of Ken Friedman.

Its dimensions are

118.1 x 83.8 cm (46 1/2 x 33 in. )

It is inscribed

Imprinted in yellow-orange across sheet [listed from top to bottom]: Wohnbereich / Olympics Dorf Manner / Schwimmbad / Arztliches zu den Trainingsstatten / Schwimmbad / Kirche / Theater / Diskoteck / Wohnberiech / Spiel Salons / Kino / International Club / Ladenstraße/Shop in Shop / Zentrum / Tref Cafe / Interviewraume / Eingangszone / Burgermeisterei/Verwaltung / Wohnbereich / Zuzangzuden Sportstatten / Schimmbad / Pestaurant / Bus Terminal / Olympisches Dorf Frauen Imprinted in black lower left: black line and above it "50m" Imprinted in black lower right: 11.71.28

Cite this object as

Poster, Olympisches Dorf, 1972; Designed by Otl Aicher (German, 1922 - 1991); offset lithograph on white wove paper; 118.1 x 83.8 cm (46 1/2 x 33 in. ); Gift of Ken Friedman; 1997-19-168

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