The beautiful style of lettering from the 19th century with its influences from Baroque and Art Nouveau art movements has remained a popular style that is often replicated by typographers and calligraphy artists today. This vintage style is characterised by detailed decorations and ornate flourishes that produce extravagant designs. In today’s inspiration showcase I present […]
Some genuinely nice British cigarette cards mostly from the early 20th century. These are the back sides of cards with advertisements which are often far more decorative than the fronts. See more of this collection of cigarette and tobacco cards at cigcardpix flickr site. Some very fine examples there.