GRAPHIC DESIGN

PUBLISHER

BOOK FORMAT
Clth, 10 x 12 in. / 288 pgs / 250 color.

PUBLISHING STATUS
Pub Date
Active

DISTRIBUTION
D.A.P. Exclusive
Catalog: FALL 2011 p. 122   

PRODUCT DETAILS
ISBN 9788836619221 TRADE
List Price: $75.00 CDN $99.00

AVAILABILITY
Out of stock

BROWSE THE 2018 FALL CATALOG

From 'Led Zeppelin by Led Zeppelin' to 'The Swimming Pool in Photography' to 'Protest: The Aesthetics of Resistance,' with new monographs on Yayoi Kusama, Hilma af Klint, James Turrell and Jack Whitten, and announcing D.A.P. distribution for Glenstone Museum and SPBH Editions.

  

Posters: Travelling Around Italy Through Advertising

1895-1960

Edited by Dario Cimorelli, Anna Villari.

In the late nineteenth century up until very recently, for the middle classes, the famous and the wealthy alike, an extended tour of Italy was a necessary part of a cultural education. Italy's cuisine, its landscapes, its countless art capitals, archeological ruins and its tradition of hospitality made the country a favored destination for an exclusive class of tourist. To alert this lucrative market--as well as Italians themselves--to the many attractions of the Beautiful Country, the message was laid on with graphic radiance in the print culture of the times, through posters, flyers, brochures and picture magazines. Graphic design for tourism advertising was often commissioned from the leading illustrators of the period, from Duilio Cambellotti to Leonetto Cappiello, from Marcello Dudovich to Franz Lenhart, from Gino Boccasile to Mario Puppo. This volume draws on the collection of Achille Bertarelli to tell the story of Italian tourism's rich graphic design heritage in 250 color reproductions.
PRAISE AND REVIEWS

T: The New York Times Style Magazine

Stephen Heyman

enduringly beautiful images, often under the visual spell of Futurism or Art Deco… are newly collected in “Manifesti Posters: Traveling Around Italy Through Advertising 1895-1960”

Posters: Travelling Around Italy Through Advertising

STATUS: Out of stock

Temporarily out of stock pending additional inventory.

FROM THE BOOK
"Evoking, publicizing, celebrating tourist attractions and locales in advertising graphics, summoning the public to markets, festivities, sports events, in a word communicating all the variety and charm of which Fascist Italy was so proud, where nationally and internationally famous artists, as well as highly skilled anonymous draftsmen: Duilio Cambellotti, a great twentieth-century artist, innovative in every sector of the arts, from sculpture to architecture, to ceramics, to illustrations; Marcello Dudovich, from Trieste but active in Milan, Bologna, and Munich in the most important graphic studios of the moment, gifted in art and in life with an unmistakable, very elegant line, a true 'star' in the firmament of advertising graphic design; Marcello Nizzoli, commercial artist, illustrator, and ingenious industrial designer (he did the ultra-famous Olivetti Lettera 22 typewriter); Sepo, the author of posters with a recognized innovative force; Gino Boccasile, with his unmistakable, seductive female figures; Franz Lenhart, lover of and expert on the mountains and mountain light; Virgilio Retrosi, friend and student of Cambellotti, first a ceramicist and then a graphic artist with a clear, elegant, rhythmic line; Mario Puppo, a precursor as early as the thirties of what graphics would become in the following decades: essential, chromatically bold, ironic."

Anna Villari, excerpted from Traveling in Italy, Through Modern Times in Posters: Travelling Around Italy Through Advertising.

OF RELATED INTEREST

The Total Artwork in Expressionism

THE TOTAL ARTWORK IN EXPRESSIONISM

Edited by Claudia Dillmann, Ralf Beil. Text by Wolfgang Pehnt, Thomas Anz, Gottfried Benn.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775727136 | US $95.00

Pub Date: 10/31/2011
Out of stock indefinitely | Not available


FORTHCOMING AND NEW: DESIGN AND DECORATIVE ARTS

Josef Muller-Brockmann

JOSEF MULLER-BROCKMANN

Text by Catherine de Smet. Contributions by Lars Müller.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037783924 | US $40.00

Pub Date: 2/27/2014
Active | In stock


Japan–Nippon

JAPAN–NIPPON

Foreword by Bettina Richter.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037784228 | US $40.00

Pub Date: 4/25/2014
Active | In stock


Helvetica Forever

HELVETICA FOREVER

Edited by Lars Müller.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037781210 | US $49.00

Pub Date: 2/27/2009
Active | In stock


Dafi Kühne - True Print

DAFI KüHNE - TRUE PRINT

By Dafi Kühne.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037785096 | US $49.00

Pub Date: 1/25/2017
Active | In stock


Hans Hillmann

HANS HILLMANN

Edited by Jens Müller.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037781791 | US $29.95

Pub Date: 9/29/2009
Active | In stock


Konstantin Grcic

KONSTANTIN GRCIC

Edited by Friedrich Meschede.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037785058 | US $45.00

Pub Date: 10/24/2016
Active | In stock


Ladislav Sutnar

LADISLAV SUTNAR

Edited by Reto Caduff.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037784242 | US $79.00

Pub Date: 10/27/2015
Active | In stock


Josef Müller-Brockmann Suttl: Pioneer of Swiss Graphic Design

JOSEF MüLLER-BROCKMANN SUTTL: PIONEER OF SWISS GRAPHIC DESIGN

By Josef Müller-Brockmann.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037784686 | US $39.00

Pub Date: 11/30/2015
Active | In stock


Helvetica

HELVETICA

Edited by Lars Müller.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037780466 | US $25.00

Pub Date: 11/15/2002
Active | In stock


Typography

TYPOGRAPHY

By Wolfgang Weingart.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037784266 | US $55.00

Pub Date: 7/25/2014
Active | In stock


30 Years of Swiss Typographic Discourse in the Typografische Monatsblätter

30 YEARS OF SWISS TYPOGRAPHIC DISCOURSE IN THE TYPOGRAFISCHE MONATSBLäTTER

Edited by Louise Paradis with Roland Früh, François Rappo. Photographs by Jonas Marguet.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037785386 | US $55.00

Pub Date: 11/21/2017
Active | In stock


Hannes Wettstein

HANNES WETTSTEIN

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037782651 | US $85.00

Pub Date: 12/5/2011
Active | In stock




print icon


arrow back


arrow back


ARTBOOK LOGO
 
 

the art world's source for books on art & culture

  

CUSTOMER SERVICE
orders@artbook.com
212 627 1999
M-F 9-5 EST

TRADE ACCOUNTS

800 338 2665

CONTACT

JOBS + INTERNSHIPS

NEW YORK
Showroom by Appointment Only
75 Broad Street, Suite 630
New York NY 10004
Tel   212 627 1999

LOS ANGELES
Showroom by Appointment Only
818 S. Broadway, Suite 700
Los Angeles, CA 90014
Tel. 323 969 8985

ARTBOOK LLC
D.A.P. | Distributed Art Publishers, Inc.


All site content Copyright C 2000-2017 by Distributed Art Publishers, Inc. and the respective publishers, authors, artists. For reproduction permissions, contact the copyright holders.

ARTBOOK AMPERSAT

The D.A.P. Catalog
www.artbook.com