Paul Rand. 19.08.2018

An incredible auction of Paul Rand work, and some of his belongings.

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An Alphabet of Monograms. 13.08.2018

Categories: Books Graphics.

“Le calcul au cours élémentaire” (1959) 05.08.2018

French for ‘this maths book is lovely’. Source.

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Categories: Books Graphics. Pattern.

Cover star.

Book covers by Pino Tovaglia, mid 1970s. Via. 


Portion of chips. 01.08.2018

‘We love microchips, that’s why we boil them in acid’. What a tagline, what a blog! The colours are something else.ST-UA741 mikron-16m-90nm

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Overprinting of three strengths of colours, 1940. 18.07.2018


Categories: Books Graphics. Pattern.

Tinspiration. 10.07.2018

P1040126 copy

By the sword.

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.

Pachinko. 22.05.2018

Old Japanese neon, click each image to be taken to the source.

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