The Art Nouveau Poster
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Bill-posting became legal in Paris in 1881. The result was an explosion of creativity that represents the golden age of poster advertising. This lavish, large format book is a global survey of the field, featuring expert commentary and more than 400 illustrations from artists such as William Morris, Aubrey Beardsley and Alphonse Mucha. The title is organized geographically, but there are additional chapters covering topics including the decorative panel and the revival of Art Nouveau in the 1960s. Off-mint.