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Tue, 09 Oct 2018 14:00:10 +0000
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Cooper Hewitt Design Library
Elizabeth Broman
graphic design
illustration
magazines
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<img width="640" height="436" src="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/westvaco12covers-700x477.jpg" class="attachment-large size-large wp-post-image" alt="Magazine covers, (L) no. 12, 1926. (R) No. 34, 1928." style="display: block; margin-bottom: 5px; clear:both;max-width: 100%;" srcset="https://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/westvaco12covers-700x477.jpg 700w, https://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/westvaco12covers-300x205.jpg 300w, https://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/westvaco12covers-170x116.jpg 170w" sizes="(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px" data-attachment-id="31493" data-permalink="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/2018/10/09/inspirations-for-mad-men/westvaco12covers/" data-orig-file="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/westvaco12covers.jpg" data-orig-size="5347,3647" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{&quot;aperture&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;credit&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;camera&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;caption&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;created_timestamp&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;copyright&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;focal_length&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;iso&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;shutter_speed&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;title&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;orientation&quot;:&quot;0&quot;}" data-image-title="Westvaco Inspirations magazine covers" data-image-description="&lt;p&gt;Illustrated map of London, illustration of books and dustcovers&lt;/p&gt;" data-medium-file="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/westvaco12covers-300x205.jpg" data-large-file="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/westvaco12covers-700x477.jpg" />I have always loved looking at old advertisements in magazines; many of the people that come and use the Cooper Hewitt Library come for that specific reason. Advertisements are designed to establish a connection between the person seeing it, and the product or idea the ad is selling. Typefaces, colors, styles of portraying an object-...
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