Hansi posters are reproductions of illustrations by the Alsatian artist Jean-Jacques Waltz, better known as Hansi. Born in 1873 in Colmar, Hansi is known for his humorous and satirical illustrations that represent Alsatian culture, heritage, traditions and history.
Hansi's posters are popular works of art in Alsace and are much appreciated for their depiction of typical characters of the region, such as the peasant, the winegrower, the soldier, the Alsatian girl or the Alsatian Stork. These illustrations give an insight into the culture and daily life in Alsace.
Printed on high quality paper giving them an elegant look and a long life, and generously sized at 43cm x 28cm, they can be framed and used to decorate the walls of the home or office, to remind the owner of memories of Alsace or to celebrate the richness of Alsatian culture. In short, Hansi posters are reproductions of humorous and satirical drawings by the Alsatian artist Jean-Jacques Waltz, which represent Alsatian culture, heritage, traditions and history.
These posters are appreciated for their decorative aspect, their printing quality and their capacity to recall the memories and the richness of the Alsatian culture.