Poster, The Invisible City, 1972
Chermayeff’s famous poster uses a system of found typography to represent an international conference of designers.
It is credited
Gift of Chermayeff and Geismar Associates.
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Its dimensions are
91.6 × 61.1 cm (36 1/16 × 24 1/16 in.)
It is signed
Printed in white ink, vertically, lower right of design: Ivan Chermayeff
It is inscribed
Printed in white ink, lower right: Copyright © 1972 IDCA, International Design Conference in Aspen, The Invisible City. Champion Paper Javelin Coated Offset/80 lb.
Cite this object as
Poster, The Invisible City, 1972; USA; offset lithograph on white wove paper; 91.6 × 61.1 cm (36 1/16 × 24 1/16 in.); Gift of Chermayeff and Geismar Associates; 1981-29-59
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Ephemeral Images: Recent American Posters.