"Finally, a comprehensive book about the evolution of graphic forms has hit the shelves. An indispensable book for all graphic arts professionals." -- Dynamic Graphics
"offers the reader an excellent overview" -- Library Journal
About the Author
is an art historian. She teaches Art History at the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs in France and lectures at the Université de Rennes. She has written numerous articles and coauthored several works on graphic design and typography. The author received the Prix André Ferran in 2005 for the research compiled in this book. Serge Lemoine
, director of the Musée d'Orsay in Paris, has written numerous books on art and artistic movements including Towards Modern Art and Paintings in the Musée d'Orsay
(both Thames & Hudson, 2005).