Graphis: 14 issues from 1950-1952
Zurich: Amstutz & Herdeg, Graphis Press, 1950-1952. First edition. Sewn soft cover. Lot of 14 issues: numbers 29, 30, 31, 33, 34, 35, 36, 38, 39, and 40 through 44 of this "International Journal [later Bimonthly] for Graphic and Applied Art," all from volumes 6-8. Variously paged (each ca. 100p), hundreds of ills., many in full or flat color. In English, German, and French. Good to very good (occasional covers detached, a few spines chipped); clean, complete. Item #31094
Fabulous documentation of graphic design and commercial art in all fields, contemporary and historical--illustration, book and magazine design, packaging, posters, advertising, printmaking, etc. etc. There was no magazine like it. Overall nice and sturdy. Sold as a group. Very heavy; shipping/handling will be extra. Please keep this in mind when ordering. (We also have later issues, available singly or in groups; inquiries welcome. They are mostly from the 1970s.).