Overprinting of three strengths of colours, 1940. 18.07.2018


Categories: Books Graphics. Pattern.

By the sword. 10.07.2018

Two delightful books from the 1850s, outlining designs of Samurai banners & coats.

Banners / Coats

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“Le calcul au cours élémentaire” (1959) 29.06.2018

From here.

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Categories: Books Graphics.

Subway. 18.05.2018

Unrealised subway maps for Washington DC.

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Wagashi. 09.05.2018

Three Edo period books of designs for wagashi (Japanese sweets).

Book 1   Book 2   Book 3  

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Labels. 10.04.2018

An old label printers sample book, found recently and loved instantly.

Kodomo No Kuni. 27.03.2018

A children’s picture magazine published in Japan 1922-44. We just found a site with a full archive, over 9000 images.

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Categories: Books Graphics.

Math hysteria. 20.03.2018

Two dreamy maths books from Czechslovakia, 1963. Via.


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Computer Drawings. 1969. 14.02.2018

By Frederick Hammersley. Found on the excellent Text Mode. 

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Shoes in Books. 02.02.2018

Our new favourite Instagram account.

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Categories: Books