Art Nouveau magazines 1896 Jugend lot x 4 outstanding covers graphics adsBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
Lot of four complete issues of this wonderful late 19th century Art Nouveau German periodical.
Jugend. Issued Munich Germany [Munchen & Leipzig] 1896, by G. Hirth. Issues 3, 16, 21, 23.
Lot of four (4) wonderful and scarce original vintage late 19th & early 20th century German Art Nouveau periodicals. All with splendid covers, each worthy of framing. Much nicer than typical, among the most attractive magazine covers of this era.
Issues are complete, with centerfolds and numerous images worthy of display and collecting. Major artists of the era found within, many appealing line drawings, illustrated advertising, overall unique linear aesthetic.
All quite clean, fresh and well preserved.
Issue measures c. 8 7/8" W x 11 1/2" H.
Kery, Great Magazine Covers of the World, p. 42, et al. (numerous mentions of this important periodical).