Title: Graphis Volume 10. Numbers 51/52/54/55/56. ...
Publisher: Amstutz & Herdeg Graphis Press, Zürich
Publication Date: 1954
Binding: Illustrated Wraps
Book Condition: Good
Partial year ( 5 issues, missing # 53). pp. 1-166 / 259-532. Illustrated in b/w and colour throughout. Subtitled "International Bi-Monthly for Graphic and Applied Arts" this periodical featured articles on historical and contemporary illustration, advertising and fine art, designers and artists. Highlights of this year's articles include reviews of the 32nd annual exhibition of the "Art Directors Club of New York", modern tapestries, recent beer advertising, Canadian advertising and editorial art, 50 best advertisements - U.S.A., newspaper and magazine promotional material, recent examples of Christmas and New Years cards, Club Francais Du Disque, art in American science fiction, electronic abstraction, Galerie Maeght book design and advertising art. Articles on artists and designers, Marcel Vertes, Jan Balet, Pierre Gauchat, Bertram Am Th. Weihs, Enid Marx, A. F. Arnold, Jacques Houplain, Bernard Buffet, Yoshio Hayakawa, Jacques Richez, Hans Fischer, Harry O. Diamond, Atelier 17 / Wm. Stanley Hayter, Jean & Franco Grignani, Tom Eckersley, Etienne Bucher & Huegette Bromieres and Hans Falk. Also includes an index of Volume 10 : Jan./Dec. 1954, Numbers 51-56. Trilingual German/English/French text. Internally clean and unmarked with light age toning at the extremities. Edges are lightly dust and shelf soiled. All illustrated wraps are lightly dust soiled, smudged, shelf and edge worn with some rubbing and surface scratching to the panels. Spine edges are lightly rubbed and creased with minor chipping at the head and foot. Chip missing from tail corner of back panel of number 56. Please contact us for more detailed information on condition, contents and contributors of individual numbers. Due to weight (2 kg + packaging) extra shipping charges are required for international orders. Single copies of Numbers 52/54 are available in good condition for US$20.00. Please contact us for details. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 007601
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