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Retro Graphics: A Visual Sourcebook to 100 Years of Graphic Design

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Retro Graphics makes it easy for DIY designers to mimic the most prominent styles of the past hundred years. A plethora of authentic design modelsfrom Art Deco and Gothic Revival to Pop Art and Post Modernismare presented and broken down into their component parts in this handy sourcebook. These entries include step-by-step techniques, color palettes, typefaces, illustration styles, and ornamentation to help anyone create the look of such diverse materials as Victorian advertisements and pulp fiction book jackets. History can't be revived, but it can be simulated with this richly illustrated and meticulously researched visual encyclopedia.

About the Author

Jonathan Raimes is the director at Foundation Publishing and Print design company. He lives in London.

Lakshmi Bhaskaran writes and edits for a wide range of design publications. She lives in London.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780811855082
Subtitle:
A Visual Sourcebook to 100 Years of Graphic Design
Author:
Raimes, Jonathan
Author:
Raimes
Author:
Bhaskaran, Lakshmi
Publisher:
Chronicle Books
Subject:
General
Subject:
Design - General
Subject:
Graphic Arts - General
Subject:
Commercial - General
Subject:
History : General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Graphic Arts
Subject:
Graphic Arts - Commercial & Corporate
Subject:
Graphic arts -- History -- 20th century.
Subject:
General-General
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20070705
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 8 up to 17
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
9.22x8.26x.51 in. 1.32 lbs.
Age Level:
from 13 up to 99

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