- Year: 1974
- Country: Great Britain
- Language: English
- Subject: Posters
- Dimensions: Width: 19.00cm Height: 25.50cm
With 40 pages of colour illustrations and 170 in black and white, this book provides a detailed study of the classic period of poster art from 1870-1939, examining the artwork of Cheret, Cassandre, John Hassall, the Beggarstaff brothers and more. Author Bevis Hillier also considers the appeal of World War propaganda posters and the more sophisticated messaging of modern advertising. Published by Spring Books. Hardback. 296 pages. Fair condition, tears, creasing, repaired tears and staining on book jacket. Inside pages in excellent condition.