Advertising layout and typography
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Summary Collection consists of Adele Mowton DuBreuil's diploma from the New York School of Fine and Applied Art (now, Parsons School of Design) in advertising display, a black and white photographic portrait of her as a young woman after graduation, and 24 small, black and white photographic prints depicting her graphic design work from her time as a student, 1917-1919. Most of the designs are advertisements for consumer goods, although two are World War One propaganda posters encouraging the...
Dates: 1917 - 1923; Majority of material found within 1917 - 1919
Abstract Typographer Albert Schiller (1898-1970) created artworks using pre-cast metal type elements. The collection is comprised of 35 type pictures and printing samples featured in a 1976 exhibition at Parsons School of Design.
Dates: 1927 - 1964
Abstract Completed by Burton Schuman while a student at Parsons School of Design in 1947-1948 for an advertising design class taught by Betty Carter, the collection includes sketches, illustrations and advertising designs.
Dates: 1947 - 1948
Summary Esta Nesbitt (1918-1975), an instructor at Parsons School of Design from 1964 to 1974, created fashion illustrations for such publications as Harper's Bazaar, Mademoiselle, and the New York Times Magazine. Later in her career, Nesbitt employed innovative printing techniques as a children's book illustrator, created performance art pieces, and was one of the earliest to experiment with fine art...
Dates: 1944 - 1964
Summary The Karl Fink graphic design papers document the industrial design practice of Parsons School of Design alumnus Karl Fink (1914-1986), who was active from the 1930s through the 1980s. Publications concerning graphic design, print advertising, packaging and displays, color, and typography comprise the bulk of the collection. Fink's original design work is represented in packaging and displays for Topps chewing gum, a magazine cover for Modern Packaging, and...
Dates: 1927 - 1983; Majority of material found within 1935 - 1967
Summary Consists of two illustrations completed by Margaret Schmid (1922-2001) for an advertising design course at Parsons School of Design. After graduating in 1947. Schmid, whose name changed when she married Paul Hartelius, Jr., went on to a successful fifty-year career as an illustrator and children's book author.
Dates: 1946 - 1947
Abstract Roselaine Boylan studied graphic design and illustration at Parsons School of Design in the late 1920s-early 1930s. The hand-drawn commercial artwork in this collection represents five assignments from her classes.
Dates: circa 1929 - 1930