Products / Posters by Bevis Hillier - A History of Poster Art - Nonfiction
The book "Posters" by Bevis Hillier is a history of posters that begins with conjectures about the origins of the poster and traces the development of posters through the 1960's. (The book has a copyright date of 1969.) This is not a mere picture book. The text of the book is its most important feature. Bevis Hillier concentrates on the artistic and cultural aspects of posters. He gives biographical details about many prominent poster artists. He mentions developments in printing processes but does not treat that subject with much technical detail. There are a plentiful number of illustrations including many full page posters. Most are in black and white while some are in color. •1969 Hardcover •Good Condition- The dust jacket is not in the best shape with some rips in it but the book itself looks great. No markings inside or outside the book. See photos. •Ships media mail. Ready to ship in 2-3 business days.