Jan Bons — Another poetry collection from the Muze-series, this one was designed and illustrated by Jan Bons in 1958. Bons is a Dutch graphic designer, famous for the posters he made for the IDFA film festival or theatre de Appel, both in Amsterdam. He uses paper cut and collage technique a lot. Watching the… Continue reading One more muse…
Art books — Two books on painting. The one above dates from 1936 but was passed on to me by my good friend and colleague PD last year. The title would translate as Beauty in the Art of Painting. It is part of a series of small common interest booklets published by Bosch & Keuning in… Continue reading Painting
Greenleas — seen in Spreyton, Devon.
this read like a message: I worried first, but after reading the record label a calm smile came over me. I will sit here for a while and watch the sky. With no music on.
78rpm sleeves  These two close the series on 78 rpm record sleeves. Enjoy.
78rpm sleeves  My box is nearly empty now. A few more to go. And then, back to books.
78rpm sleeves  tomorrow: Decca!
78rpm sleeves  Cristal, Odeon, Imperial, Olympia, Elite… all very serious and pompous names. Even amusement was highbrow in the days before rock 'n roll. Next: Victory!
78rpm sleeves  The empty Pathé sleeve is not part of the box-collection. More to follow.