Editors of Phaidon
Five hundred graphic designs created since the advent of mechanical reproduction are showcased in this archive – from the Gutenberg Bible and Nuremberg Chronicles of the 15th century, to the cutting-edge magazines, posters and ephemera of today.
Compiled and researched by experts, and illustrated with up to six images per entry, including rarely seen historical and contextual material, “The Phaidon Archive of Graphic Design” is an ultimate reference guide for the design professional and enthusiast alike. Designed with exceptional production details and rich with information, this book also becomes an object that appeals to the creativity and imagination of the reader.
Publisher: Phaidon Press (September 2012) ISBN-10: 0714848670