Journal of Decorative and Propaganda Arts 1875-1945 Illustrated Book Theme Issue Number 7, Winter 1988
Editor: Pamela Johnson
Publisher/Date: Wolfson Foundation, Miami, Florida (1988)
Format/Condition: New paperback book in Near Fine condition: small mark on front free endpaper; back cover lightly rubbed; tiny corner creases on a few back pages. New old stock (NOS) 136 pages, plus ads; 7 1/4 x 10 inches. Profusely illustrated in color and black and white.
Description: "The Journal of Decorative and Propaganda Arts" is a scholarly periodical dedicated to exploring the role of art and design in the modern world. Fostering new scholarship on the period 1885–1945, the Journal explores propaganda arts, defined as art in the service of an idea or an ideology.
This issue of DAPA, Number 7, Winter 1988, focuses on illustrated books and includes topics such as: Thomas Mackenzie and the Beardsley Legacy, Illustrated Books at the Toledo Museum of Art, Art for Miniature Arts Sake, Concerning Dwiggins: DAPA Interview with Dorothy Abbe, Lliazd and the Book as a Form of Art, The Illustrated Book in California 1905-1940 and more.
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