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The 100 visual charts, in Gerd Arntz’s austere design, of the atlas Gesellschaft und Wirtschaft provide an overview of the essential empirical data of the world at that time. read more

The steering wheels of Arntz’s symbolized cars are on the right, and not on the left, as would be the case for the USA at least. In a large part of Austria, including Vienna, traffic was driving left at the time. After the Nazis took over Austria in 1938, this changed.

Title: Car ownership in the world
Publication: Gesellschaft und Wirtschaft
Editor: Otto Neurath
Art director: Gerd Arntz
Year: 1930, Leipzig
Filenumber: GMDH02_50003