Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller
Great Ideas of Western Man: 1950-51; 1951-52; 1952-53; 1953-54; 1954-55-56. 5 portfolios (Complete). n/a.
Great Ideas of Western Man: 1950-51; 1951-52; 1952-53; 1953-54; 1954-55-56. 5 portfolios (Complete)
Great Ideas of Western Man: 1950-51; 1951-52; 1952-53; 1953-54; 1954-55-56. 5 portfolios (Complete)
Great Ideas of Western Man: 1950-51; 1951-52; 1952-53; 1953-54; 1954-55-56. 5 portfolios (Complete)
Great Ideas of Western Man: 1950-51; 1951-52; 1952-53; 1953-54; 1954-55-56. 5 portfolios (Complete)
Great Ideas of Western Man: 1950-51; 1951-52; 1952-53; 1953-54; 1954-55-56. 5 portfolios (Complete)
Great Ideas of Western Man: 1950-51; 1951-52; 1952-53; 1953-54; 1954-55-56. 5 portfolios (Complete)

Great Ideas of Western Man: 1950-51; 1951-52; 1952-53; 1953-54; 1954-55-56. 5 portfolios (Complete)

NP: Container Corporation of America, ND (ca 1951-1956). First edition. Paperback. Folio. 78 loose plates, as issued. Each set of plates is housed in its original portfolio. Portfolios housed in their stiff paper slipcase. Remarkable collection of well-designed posters made to accompany the ad series "Great Ideas of Western Man" used by Container Corporation of America from 1950 to 1956. This complete set contains a total of 78 loose posters rendering homage to some of the greatest men and thinkers of all times (Plato, Alexander Hamilton, Montesquieu, Herodotus, George Washington, Hobbes, Immanuel Kant, Blaise Pascal, Abraham Lincoln, Goethe, Socrates, Emerson, Spinoza, etc...) The posters are illustrated by some of the most renowned artists of the period, such as Joseph Low, Herbert Bayer, Antonio Frasconi, Paul Rand, Max Bill, Jan Tschichold, John Atherton, Fred Conway, Felix Topolski, Robert Brady, Watkins, Ben Shahn, Leon Karp, Tana Hoban, Elain Urbain, and many others. Each plate measures 14 x 11 inches, and is in full-color. Slipcase partly torn and taped. Upper left corner of portfolios bumped, thus affecting upper left corner of plates (not affecting illustrations). Slipcase in overall poor, portfolios in good, plates in very good condition and suitable for framing. g. Item #33121

Price: $500.00

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