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Author: Naomi Games; Catherine Moriarty; June Rose; Abram Games
Publisher: Aldershot : Lund Humphries, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Although mainly self-taught, Abram Games went on to produce some fine posters and won several prizes for his best work. He was one of the last masters of lithography before photo-lithography was introduced. This volume showcases 160 of his finest posters.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Games, Naomi, 1951-
Abram Games, graphic designer.
Aldershot : Lund Humphries, 2003
(OCoLC)649572461
Named Person: Abram Games; Abram Games
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Naomi Games; Catherine Moriarty; June Rose; Abram Games
ISBN: 0853318816 9780853318811
OCLC Number: 53030904
Description: 208 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Foreword / Christopher Frayling --
'Over his shoulder': A personal view of Abram Games / Naomi Games --
Abram Games: An essay on his work and its context / Catherine Moriarty --
Pre-war --
War --
Post-war --
London Transport posters --
Financial Times posters --
Abram Games' Jewish art / June Rose --
Further notes from the Estate of Abram Games' archive.
Responsibility: Naomi Games, Catherine Moriarty and June Rose ; foreword, Sir Christopher Frayling.

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