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Bauhaus Advertisement 'bauhaus tapeten' no. 5
Versions of this advertisement were produced with the typewritten text on different backgrounds.
The wallpaper designs produced by Bauhaus member Elsa Thiemann were surprisingly dark, heavy and ornamental by contrast.
Students in the wall painting workshop designed and implemented many murals, reliefs and colour schemes. The most successful product from the workshop was the Bauhaus wallpaper produced from 1930.
In 1928 Fischli did well in the competition to design patterns for the Gebrüder Rasch wallpaper company, picking up two thirds of the prizes.
Margaret Camilla Leiteritz
Together with Hans Fischli, Leiteritz won the competition for Bauhaus wallpaper. The designs were used by the Gebrüder Rasch factory in Bramsche for a Bauhaus collection still in production today.