Very good. No dust jacket. Paperback with NO markings to text. Clean. Not ex-library. 215 p. : ill. (some col. ); 26 cm. Produced in conjunction with an exhibition first shown at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, May 12-August 12, 1984.
Posters: The 20Th-Century Poster: Design of the Avant-Garde. By Ades, Dawn, 1984 Abbeville Press. ISBN: 0896594343. 215pgs, vivid color & b&w plates. Catalog for an exhibition at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis. Large soft cover VG, 4 lbs.
Very Good in None jacket. Softcover. 216 pages, profusely illustrated in color and b&w. Catalog for an exhibition at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis. Contributions by several scholars, index, brief biographies of artists represented.
Fine. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. "Though few in number, and producing a limited body of works, they have absorbed today's popular impulsesand, in union with a highly developed graphic sensibility, are creating vital new poster art. It is that ability to understand a specific time and to interpret it in visual terms that produces powerful art. The designers, past and present, whose posters are gathered here have that essential quality plus the vision that characterizes the vanguard of every era. " This book has 215 pages and is profusely illustrated.
Profusely illustrated. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. Square 4to, 215 pp., Six chapters as follows: "Broadside to Billboard" by Mildred Friedman, " Posters at the Turn of the Century" by Robert Brown, "Function and Abstraction in Poster Design" by Dawn Ades, "The Russian Film Poster: 1920-1930" by Alma Law, "Thoughts on the Poster" by Armin Hofmann, and " Collecting Graphic Art" by Merrill C. Berman. Produced in conjunction with an exhibition first shown at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, May 12-August 12, 1984.
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