Vintage Poster Book Art Nouveau Postcards Fin de Siecle

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  • Item Category: Books, Paper & Magazines
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jul 04, 2011
  • Channel: Auction House
The end of the 19th century was the Golden Age of the Poster but, less well-known, it was also the golden age of the postcard. Many major poster artists designed beautiful decorative postcards during this period. Mucha in France, Combaz in Belgium, Kirchner in Austria, Hohenstein in Italy, Hassal in england, and many others have left us dozens of little masterpieces. Introduction by the author. Complete with artists' biographies. 125 color reproductions. Hardcover; text in English.