Vintage - Related Info
Something about days long gone by always seems to fascinate us, and vintage advertising art is no exception. In fact, vintage prints are becoming increasingly popular as our understanding of the effort and quality of their production becomes better understood.
A Short History of Advertising Art
Before the invention of the printing press and their resultant newspapers, advertising was a fairly straightforward affair. You either produced a sample of your product in your stall or store and allowed potential customers to examine it (and order your product for themselves if they liked it) or you could rely on word of mouth to spread the news about the quality of your product.
However, once the printing press was invented and newspapers began be(more)...