Sven Brasch (1886-1970) is undoubtedly the most highly revered Danish poster designer. From his movie posters to his commercial designs, here’s why:
All images borrowed from Confetta’s Sven Brasch Flickr set. Click over to see more than 60 other Brasch goodies!
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Tagged 1920s, advertisements, art, Casino, Charlie Chaplin, Confetta, Danish art, Denmark, Design & Paper, film, film posters, flappers, Greta Garbo, illustration, Jazz Age, magazine covers, magazines, movie, poster art, posters, Sven Brasch, Type, Vintage, World Cinema
I just posted about the new typographically-centered documentary, Typeface, over on my other blog, PauvrePlume. The tagline to the film will reel you in immediately:
Charting the intersection of rural America and contemporary graphic design.
See? Yeah, you know you want it. So head over to my other blog for more info on the film and its focus, and look below for a bunch of lovely images and film poster designs, all borrowed from the film’s official website.
Just looking at them makes me want to cry in my pillow that I can’t make the Portland premiere on Thursday night. GRR!
Posted in art, Design & Paper, Letterpress, photography, Type, Vintage
Tagged advertising, art, cinema, Design & Paper, documentary, film, film posters, Letterpress, movie posters, movies, Type, Typeface, typography, Vintage, wood block, wood block type