The Century, February 1898
Date: 1898
Medium: Two-color commercial lithograph
Dimensions: composition: 18 11/16 × 13 in. (47.5 × 33 cm) sheet: 19 7/8 × 13 1/2 in. (50.5 × 34.3 cm)
Illustration Citation: Advertising poster for The Century, February 1898
Credit Line: Gift of Helen Farr Sloan, 1977
Object Number: 1977-45
About: Best known for his teaching the influential theory of dynamic symmetry, a concept that linked the forms found in nature to that of art objects, Jay Hambidge was also an illustrator. One critic noted that he "understands the art of using colored backgrounds to set off his cleverly-drawn pictures when used for poster purposes."
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