British Modern, French Modern, Spanish Art Deco, Dutch Modern, German Modern, Italian Art Deco
- ISBN 9780500512142
- 20.20 x 22.20 cm
- With over 2,000 colour illustrations
- First published 2005
‘A great celebration of the birth of modern graphic design and typography’ – Creative Review
‘A graphic designer’s dream of a reference book’ – Artists & Illustrators
‘… a book about a time of imagination, spectacle and conceptual flight, and it sends that message loud and clear on every page’ – The Art Book
A wide-ranging compilation of Art Deco graphics from six European countries, Euro Deco assembles a wealth of alluring and sophisticated design from an extraordinary period of creative vitality and political turmoil.
An essential reference for graphic artists, designers and anyone with an interest in advertising or art history, this book features original artefacts from the 1920s to the 1940s, including samples of design and illustration from posters, packaging, magazines, advertisements and many other sources.
With sections featuring more than 2,000 samples of graphic ephemera from France, Germany, Spain, the United Kingdom, Italy and the Netherlands, Euro Deco offers inspiration for the designer and an engaging and original portarait of the time and places in which these works were created.