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Properly Packed Parcels Please vintage GPO poster woman out of hat
Vintage GPO poster Thomas Bund 1960s
"Farmers' Market" Typographic Poster
Harvest | Make-A-Wish | Memphis Polo Match | Poster // Poster Design for Make-A-Wish by Harvest Creative, Memphis, TN Art Direction/ Design : Michael J. Hildebrand
This advert for a Dyane 6 suggests the ad agency were on something stronger than coffee
(not 50-60s) 1947 Illustration Poster ERIK NITSCHE Subway Posters
Sebastião Rodrigues Poster "Portugal Ikofa". 1960
Successful use of color in an otherwise ambiguous font. That is the thing though, the font does not need to be fancy because of the way color is incorporated.
Wacky hands poster -- like the "floating object" look and block lettering that makes this modern. Maybe try with Garden Geek ads...
I love how the lines direct you yo the letters and makes it easy to read since the lines on the letters /shape goes the opposite direction.
Vintage Pharmaceutical poster for Nan's party. Retro poster #25 by Carmen Alonso Suarez, via Flickr
1959 Illustration Poster BEN SHAHN Ballet by Christian Montone, via Flickr
Julian Palka Illustration 1 From Gebruachsgraphik No. 11, 1956.