Top symbols & trademarks of the world, Volume 4, edited by Franco Maria Ricci and Corinna Ferrari. 1973, Deco Press, Milan, Italy. 4.25 x 8.25, n.p. with English text. Printed in Italy. Designed by Franco Maria Ricci.
An authoritative and comprehensive Volume 4 featuring Great Britain, Ireland and Benelux with 768 black and white commercial trademarks and symbols all created after 1945. Categorized by country with trademarks arranged alphabetically by client name (including city, activity, designer name and year). Detailed indexes by designer, studio and industry sector. Introductions by Colin Forbes (Great Britain and Ireland) and Pieter Brattinga (Benelux). Excellent and extensive reference material and inspiration.
A fine individual volume with three symbol sketch's drawn in pencil next to existing printed examples. Some pages are pulling from the spine when laid (but still attached), the remaining pages are tight.