Celebrating Black History Month
February 26, 2011 § Leave a comment
Propaganda and Advertising Posters reflect and magnify the attitudes of the time period and cultures from which they come. In honor of black history month, here are some images that depict people of African origin from key periods of poster art, the turn of the century, the Art Deco period of the 1920s and 1930s and the post war period. I will let the images speak for themselves.
Bernard Villemot, one of the great French post war poster designers, captures a multi colored world in his posters