Book Condition: Fine - Bright, tight. A beautiful book.
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine - Minor wrinkling and faint specks of foxing along underside top edge. Fine, sharp otherwise. Not price=clipped.
Authors: Therese Thau Heyman
Cover Artist: (front) Unknown artist / (back) Victor Moscoso
Edition: First edition
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams, Inc.
Location: New York
Features: Presumed first, no other editions mentioned. HC w/DJ. Exhibition catalogue. 120 vivid full color reproductions of posters. Published in association with the Museum of American Art, Washington DC. Featured here are 120 enticing posters created by some of the most popular American artists and graphic designers of the last hundred years - including Will Bradley, Ben Shahn, Robert Rauschenberg, Rupert Garcia, Georgia O'Keeffe, Wes Wilson, Norman Rockwell, Victor Moscoso, and the Guerrilla Girls - as well as splendid works by less familiar artists. The plate section is divided into five categories: American Events, Designed to Sell, Patriots and Protestors, Advice for Americans, and Sports. Also includes Biographical entries on the artists, a concise guide to postermaking terms, a bibliography, and both subject and chronological indexes.