Wonderful Art Nouveau magazine covers 1896 lot x 4 Jugend splendid A+Brian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
Lot of four complete issues of this wonderful late 19th & early 20th century Art Nouveau German periodical.
Jugend. Issued Munich Germany [Munchen & Leipzig] 1896, by G. Hirth. Issues 8, 18, 20, 25.
[Poster Art- mythical creatures- beautiful women- knights].
Lot of four (4) splendid and scarce original vintage late 19th & early 20th century German Art Nouveau periodicals. All with outstanding covers, each worthy of framing. Much nicer than typical, among the most attractive Art Nouveau 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, well preserved examples.
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).