The power of the poster / edited by Margaret Timmers

Author(s): Victoria and Albert Museum
Location:
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Subjects: Posters--19th century--Exhibitions
Posters--20th century--Exhibitions
Posters--England--London--Exhibitions
Commercial art--Exhibitions
Political posters--Exhibitions
War posters--Exhibitions
Victoria and Albert Museum--Exhibitions
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: London : V & A Publications, 1998
LC Classification: N, NC
Table of Contents: Acknowledgements
Introduction / Margaret Timmers
Pt. I. Pleasure and Leisure
1. Posters for Performance / Catherine Haill
2. Posters for Art's Sake / Dawn Ades
Pt. II. Protest and Propaganda
3. The Propaganda Poster / David Crowley
4. Four in Focus / Ruth Walton
Pt. III. Commerce and Communication
5. Commercial Advertising / Julia Bigham
6. Selling the Product / John Hegarty
Epilogue / Charles Newton
Notes and Bibliographies
Illustration Acknowledgements
Index
Additional Authors: Timmers, Margaret
Notes: ISBN: 1851772405
Exhibition catalog of posters primarily from the Victoria and Albert Museum collection
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-249) and index
Contents: Posters for performance / Catherine Haill -- Posters for art's sake / Dawn Ades -- The propganda poster / David Crowley -- Four in focus / Ruth Walton -- Commercial advertising / Julia Bigham -- Selling the product / John Hegarty -- Epilogue / Charles Newton
Physical Description: 252 p. : cheifly col. ill. : 29 cm
OCLC Number: 39100540
ISBN/ISSN: 1851772405

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