1940s

Mona's 440 Club Napkin

Mona's 440 Club Napkin

Product17
“Education and Race Relations in the United States”

“Education and Race Relations in the United States”

Poster697
James Allen Moss1
“Living in a Big Way” film titles

“Living in a Big Way” film titles3

Film Titles7
Merle Armitage14MGM (Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc.)3
Neurotica Logo

Neurotica Logo

Logo55
Alvin Lustig25
“When Children Are Born... on Paper”

“When Children Are Born... on Paper”2

Article501
Roberta O’Brien1
“Miss Lonelyhearts” Book Cover

“Miss Lonelyhearts” Book Cover

Book264
Alvin Lustig25Nathanael West1
“The Song of the Thin Man” film titles

“The Song of the Thin Man” film titles3

Film Titles7
Merle Armitage14MGM (Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc.)3
“The Ghost in the Underblows”

“The Ghost in the Underblows”8

Book264
Alvin Lustig25Ward Ritchie2
A Smile at the Foot of the Ladder

A Smile at the Foot of the Ladder

Book Spread4
Merle Armitage14Henry Miller2
Lansing Sound Catalog

Lansing Sound Catalog

Catalog36
Alvin Lustig25Altec Lansing 1
“Are Art Directors Human?“

“Are Art Directors Human?“2

Article501
Howard O’Hagan1
Civl Service Amendment Poster

Civl Service Amendment Poster

Spencer T. Banks4Globe Poster Company, St. Louis1
A Man From Mars

A Man From Mars2

Article501
“Zoologischer Garten Basel”

“Zoologischer Garten Basel”

Poster697
Ruodi Barth1Frobenius AG, Basel, Switzerland1
Photo of John and James Whitney in their studio

Photo of John and James Whitney in their studio

Photograph44
“Variations on a Circle”

“Variations on a Circle”3

Motion Graphics100
James Whitney2
“High Barbaree” film titles

“High Barbaree” film titles3

Film Titles7
Merle Armitage14Loews Inc. / MGM (Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc.)1
“Five Film Exercises (Film 1–4)“

“Five Film Exercises (Film 1–4)“ 9

Experimental Film10
John and James Whitney1
“Hokey Pokey Ice Cream”

“Hokey Pokey Ice Cream”

Logo55
Alvin Lustig25
NAACP Birthday Ball Poster

NAACP Birthday Ball Poster

Poster697
Louise E. Jefferson9
Roses

Roses2

Illustration90
Bert Grimm4
Commemorative stamp for the 500th anniversary of the Korean alphabet

Commemorative stamp for the 500th anniversary of the Korean alphabet

Postage Stamp21
Cover of “Arts & Architecture” February 1948

Cover of “Arts & Architecture” February 1948

Magazine211
Alvin Lustig25John Entenza1
Last Port

Last Port

Illustration90
Tex Rowe1
“Abstract Film Explorations”

“Abstract Film Explorations” 2

Article501
Eli Willis1
“MRA Moral Re-armament”

“MRA Moral Re-armament”2

Poster697
Entrance for Lustig Office

Entrance for Lustig Office

Interior4
Alvin Lustig25
“Olympic Games 1940 To Tokyo”

“Olympic Games 1940 To Tokyo”

Leaflet3
“Packaging Comes Of Age”

“Packaging Comes Of Age”2

Article501
arnoldshaw.com

arnoldshaw.com

Archive115
Susan Shaw1
“Incantation” Fabric Design for Laverne Originals, New York

“Incantation” Fabric Design for Laverne Originals, New York

Textiles11
Alvin Lustig25Laverne Originals1
“Bebop Jazz: A Catalog”

“Bebop Jazz: A Catalog”

Catalog36
Wallace Berman1
Film #1 “A Strange Dream” from “Early Abstractions”

Film #1 “A Strange Dream” from “Early Abstractions”2

Motion Graphics100
Harry Smith5
“Imagination by the Roll”

“Imagination by the Roll” 3

Article501
Lois1William Katzenbach1
“Veterans Adjust Readily In Art”

“Veterans Adjust Readily In Art”2

Article501
Film #2 “Message from the Sun” from “Early Abstractions”

Film #2 “Message from the Sun” from “Early Abstractions”2

Motion Graphics100
Harry Smith5
“Eastside Explains Picture Philosophy”

“Eastside Explains Picture Philosophy”2

Article501
“Green Dolphin Street” film titles

“Green Dolphin Street” film titles3

Film Titles7
Merle Armitage14MGM (Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc.)3
A Handful of Dust

A Handful of Dust3

Book264
Alvin Lustig25Evelyn Waugh1
“The Book Stall”

“The Book Stall”

Letterhead7
Alvin Lustig25
Walter Richard West Sr.

Walter Richard West Sr.

Photograph44
Photographer unknown2
Copy of Good Luck

Copy of Good Luck

Illustration90
Bert Grimm4
United Productions of America (UPA)

United Productions of America (UPA)

Logo55
Alvin Lustig25
UK Dames

UK Dames

Illustration90
Czech art deco book plates

Czech art deco book plates20

Book Plates1
Unknown41
“Elements of Typography” from Art Teachers’ Association of LA

“Elements of Typography” from Art Teachers’ Association of LA

Poster697
Alvin Lustig25
NAACP Fight Now for Action

NAACP Fight Now for Action

Poster697
Louise E. Jefferson9
“Americans of Negro Lineage”

“Americans of Negro Lineage”

Map11
Louise E. Jefferson9
Marie Neurath: Picturing Science

Marie Neurath: Picturing Science

Archive115
Fraser Muggeridge studio1
“Looking Backward”

“Looking Backward”10

Book264
Merle Armitage14Edward Bellamy1
Color Music – Abstract Film– Audio – Visual Music

Color Music – Abstract Film– Audio – Visual Music2

Article501
James and John Whitney1
Esquire Magazine Cover 1947

Esquire Magazine Cover 19472

Magazine211
E. Simms Campbell5
New Directions Book Covers: “Flowers of Evil”; “Three Lives”; “The Wanderer”; “The Day of the Locust”; New Directions Modern Reader Book Cover: “Camino Real”; “Poems”

New Directions Book Covers: “Flowers of Evil”; “Three Lives”; “The Wanderer”; “The Day of the Locust”; New Directions Modern Reader Book Cover: “Camino Real”; “Poems”7

Book Cover20
Alvin Lustig25New Directions4
Advertising for Travel in Europe

Advertising for Travel in Europe

Advertising108
Walter Amstutz2Walter Herdeg5
“Foster & Kleiser Develop  Trade Character”

“Foster & Kleiser Develop Trade Character”2

Article501
Film #5 “Circular Tensions” (Homage to Oskar Fischinger) from “Early Abstractions”

Film #5 “Circular Tensions” (Homage to Oskar Fischinger) from “Early Abstractions”2

Motion Graphics100
Harry Smith5
Cover of Neurotica, Vol. 1

Cover of Neurotica, Vol. 1

Magazine211
Alvin Lustig25Jay Landesman1
Interior of Lustig Office in Los Angeles

Interior of Lustig Office in Los Angeles

Interior4
Alvin Lustig25
Copy of Good Luck Girls

Copy of Good Luck Girls

Illustration90
Ted Inman1
Good Luck

Good Luck

Illustration90
Bert Grimm4
“Lester Beall”

“Lester Beall”2

Article501
Copy of Good Luck

Copy of Good Luck

Illustration90
Bert Grimm4
Fabric Sketch (2)

Fabric Sketch (2)3

Sketch23
Alvin Lustig25
Journey to the End of the Night

Journey to the End of the Night

Book264
Alvin Lustig25Louis-Ferdinand Céline1