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Author Games, Naomi, 1951-

Title Abram Games : graphic designer: maximum meaning, minimum means / Naomi Games ...[and others] ; foreword Sir Christopher Frayling
Published Aldershot : Lund Humphries, [2003]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'BOOL  741.6092 Gam/Agg  DUE 19-11-18
Description 208 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
Contents Foreword / Christopher Frayling -- 'Over his shoulder': A personal view of Abram Games / Naomi Games -- Abram Games: An essay on his work and its context / Catherine Moriarty -- Pre-war -- War -- Post-war -- London Transport posters -- Financial Times posters -- Abram Games' Jewish art / June Rose -- Further notes from the Estate of Abram Games' archive
Summary Although mainly self-taught, Abram Games went on to produce some fine posters and won several prizes for his best work. He was one of the last masters of lithography before photo-lithography was introduced. This volume showcases 160 of his finest posters
Analysis Graphic designers
Notes Also published in an American edition called: Abram Games : his life and work
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-204) and index
Subject Games, Abram, 1914-1996.
Commercial art -- Great Britain.
Graphic arts -- Great Britain.
Posters, British.
Author Frayling, Christopher.
Moriarity, Catherine
Rose, June, 1926-
LC no. 00002543
ISBN 0853318816
Other Titles Abram Games : his life and work