Herbert Bayer's iconic cover design of multiple faces for the August 1940 issue of Harper's Bazaar. This is the complete magazine. Scarce. An important addition to a collection of 20th century graphic design. Bayer's riveting illustration has influenced many artists, most notably Andy Warhol. In his article, "Andy Warhol's Attraction to Herbert Bayer's Lips," Michael Dooley suggests that Warhol's obsession with repetitive imagery was inspired by Bayer's compelling cover design for Harper's Bazaar. (Print Magazine, January 29, 2013, see last photo.)
- CreatorHerbert Bayer (Designer)
- Of the Period
- Place of origin
- Date of manufacture1940
- Materials and techniques
- ConditionGood. overall good condition, interior clean with no missing pages, minor paper loss to back cover and spine, minor wear to front cover.
- WearWear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
H 13 in. x W 10.75 in. x D 0.25 in.
H 33.02 cm x W 27.31 cm x D 6.35 mm
- Seller locationWinnetka, IL
- Reference numberLU93656474813
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