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Dutch Graphic Design: A Century of Innovation Cees W. de Jong

Dutch Graphic Design: A Century of Innovation By Cees W. de Jong

Dutch Graphic Design: A Century of Innovation by Cees W. de Jong


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Summary

Offers an illustrated overview of the Netherlands distinguished graphic design history from 1890 onwards. Packed with the work of its greatest exponents, including Jan Toorop, Theovan Doesburg, Piet Zwart and many more, this book presents a feast of visual imagery that can delight graphic designers, artists and historians of art and design.

Dutch Graphic Design: A Century of Innovation Summary

Dutch Graphic Design: A Century of Innovation by Cees W. de Jong

This book offers a richly illustrated overview of the Netherlands distinguished graphic design history from 1890 to the present day. Packed with the work of its greatest exponents, including Jan Toorop, Theovan Doesburg, Piet Zwart and many more, this book presents a feast of visual imagery that will delight all graphic designers, artists and historians of art and design.

About Cees W. de Jong

Cees W. de Jong is Director of the design studio and publishing company V+K Design-Publishing in the Netherlands. Alston W. Purvis is professor of the visual arts division of the School of Arts in at Boston University. Between them they wrote Creative Type, also published by Thames & Hudson.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction; 2. At the turn of the 20th century: Nieuwe Kunst, Toorop, Lebeau, Van Hoytema; 3. De Stijl, Expressionism and Decorative Design: Wijdeveld and Wendingen; 4. Dutch Classicism: De Roos, Van Krimpen, Nypels, Stols, Van Royen; 5. Innovations and New Styles: Kalff, De Koo, Gispen, Schlesinger, Jongert, Werkman; 6. New Typography and Photomontage: Zwart, Schuitema, Oorthuys; 7. New Opportunities in Dutch Design After the Second World War: Elffers, Treumann; 8. Formal and Freestyle Design, The Grid Versus Emotion: Crouwel, Van Toorn; 9. At the Turn of the 21st Century: Boom, Blokland.

Additional information

GOR004778242
9780500512852
050051285X
Dutch Graphic Design: A Century of Innovation by Cees W. de Jong
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Thames & Hudson Ltd
2006-07-17
400
N/A
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