Details: Josef Müller-Brockmann (Editor). A. Niggli (Publisher). 1968. Third edition. Hardcover. Section sewn. 186pp. 260 x 230mm. Printed in colour, paginated. Text in English, French and German.
About: 186 pages and 708 black and white and colour illustrations. The first part of the book's three sections deals with the path from illustrative to objective graphic art, followed by the fundamental considerations for the work of the graphic designer, concluded by the systematic training of graphic designers, as it was imparted by Müller-Brockmann at the school for design in Zurich during his time.
Josef Müller-Brockmann (May 9, 1914 – August 30, 1996) was a Swiss graphic designer, author, and educator. He was a pioneer of the International Typographic Style, and is recognised for his simple designs and his clean use of typography, shapes and colours which inspire many graphic designers even today.
Very good condition; light shelf ware consistent with age, interiors clean (other than stamp to inside front cover), bindings tight. Slight tanning to board covers. Please contact me should you have any further questions about condition.