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TastyMagic
« on: January 15, 2008 09:39:16 AM »

I'm looking for some of those great art deco and advertising images from the 1920s but, try as I might, I cannot find any simple line drawings suitable for silk screening. About 2 years ago, I found a book at my library with them, but when I went, back they didn't have it anymore! If anyone can point me in the right direction, I'd really appreciate it. Thanks!
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« Reply #1 on: February 04, 2008 06:35:14 PM »

Dover Books has tons and tons of clip art stuff available:
http://search.store.yahoo.com/cgi-bin/nsearch?follow-pro=1&vwcatalog=doverpublications&catalog=doverpublications&query=art%20deco
you can also get samplers every week for free if you subscribe. I haven't gotten any spam from this, either. just an impressive collection of clipart as I get around to opening and saving it.
http://www.doverpublications.com/sampler4/

Good luck!
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« Reply #2 on: February 07, 2008 11:03:15 PM »

do a google image search on "Art Nouveau" it was the predominant artistic style of the time. Erte was a very famous artist of the time.
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« Reply #3 on: February 08, 2008 12:16:31 AM »

These might be useful.
http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/acProject?project=vintagenouveauwinegiftset&lc=en&cc=us&dlc=en&extcat=quilting
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« Reply #4 on: May 22, 2008 01:14:26 PM »

http://www.old-picture.com/

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