Cyrk Ruminski Poster

Poland, 1979

26 x 38 in (66 x 97 cm)


Cyrk posters symbolize an attempt to revive the image of the Polish circus to the general public. They first appeared in 1962, when the state agency that oversaw the circus--Zjednoczone Przedsiębiorstwa Rozrywkowe, or United Entertainment Entreprises (ZPR)--commissioned leading artists to develop a modern approach to the circus poster. This revamping became metaphors and allusions of artistic expression that are still read, studied, and digested because of their humor, linear designs, lettering, and vibrant colors.

This poster is aptly named 'Clown with a Trombone' and features lovely pastel colors.

Artist: Tomasz Ruminski

Year: 1979

Condition: Slight paper creasing and visible horizontal fold lines.

This poster is on paper, but please note that we offer linen-backing for an additional cost. Email us at for more details.

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