Graphic Design, Third Edition

A History



ISBN: 9781786273970 Category:

Stephen J. Eskilson


For the third edition of Graphic Design Stephen Eskilson has, with the aid of 540 new and existing images, updated key parts of the book. Most notably he has expanded the introduction to begin with the origins of writing and added a new chapter 11 that investigates current trends in digital design. 

Organized chronologically, the book traces the impact of politics, economics, war, nationalism, colonialism, gender and art on graphic designers working in print and film and with the latest web, multimedia and emerging digital technologies.

Additional information

Weight 1789 g
Dimensions 21.9 x 29.2 cm
Publisher name Laurence King Publishing Ltd
Publication date 18 March 2019
Number of pages 472
Format Paperback / softback
Dimensions 21.9 x 29.2 cm
Weight 1789 g
Stephen J. Eskilson is Professor of Art History in the Department of Art and Design at Eastern Illinois University. He is co-author of Frames of Reference: Art, History and the World and publishes frequently on modern and contemporary art and design.