I love the use of lines and color in this Washington Post Leftovers illustration - Malika Favre

Malika Favre - Cover illustration based the new HBO show The Leftovers for the sunday Art and Style supplement of The Washington Post

Grèce. Europe. Affiche ancienne.  A.M. Cassandre atypika.ca

Vintage Travel Poster - Grèce/Greece - by Cassandre, A.


Adolphe Mouron Cassandre (b. 1901 - d. French/Ukrainian), Illustration and Design - Pacific Cigarettes", Oil on Canvas ~ Original Art Deco Poster

15) The design process (both at the beginning and the finer details) will be influenced by older examples of the same art, no matter what style the designer uses.    Whether it be pop art or an Art Deco poster (such as this one), historical pieces are essential as reference points in order to help sculpt the final product. It's one of the only reliable ways to compare fine details to real world examples.

Cassandre, poster for the ocean liner Atlantique, The ship is constructed on a rectangle, echoing the posters rectangular edges.