Issue 40 - Digital Version


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ISSUE NO 40, 1952
Cover Image by Imre Reiner, Ruvigliana

The 40th issue of Graphis magazine features the following articles: Old Wine and Liqueur Labels, written by C. Favre; Guilde Internationale de la Gravure, by Georges Peillex; New York Gallery Announcements, by G. Oeri; Old Norwegian Peasant Art, by Georges Patrix; Quatre Potiers, by Francois Stahly; and "Macdonald": An early decorated type face, by P. Arthur. Artists profiles are plentiful, with features on Jean Colin, written by Raymond Cogniat; Gerard Hoffnung, by Urban Roedl; Scottie Wilson, by Francois Stahly; Lester Beall, by Franz Hermann Wills; Remy Hetreau, by Marcel Sauvage; Rolf Tietgens: Photocomposition for Advertising, by L.F. Gruber; and Alexander Ross in Memoriam, by Sylvia Brown.


96 Jean Colin (Raymond Cogniat)

106 Old Wine and Liqueur Labels (C.Favre)

118 Gerard Hoffnung (Urban Roedl)

124 Scottie Wilson (Francois Stahly)

128 Lester Beall (Franz Hermann Wills)

136 Remy Hetreau. (Marcel Sauvage)

146 Guilde Internationale de la Gravure (Georges Peillex)

158 Rolf Tietgens. Photocomposition for Advertising (L.F. Gruber)

162 New York Gallery Announcements (G. Oeri)

166 Alexander Ross in Memoriam (Sylvia Brown)

170 Old Norwegian Peasant Art (Georges Patrix)

176 Quatre Potiers (Francois Stahly)

178 ”Macdonald”. An early decorated type face (P. Arthur)