Book, Cover, Kino Amerika Segodnya (American Cinema of Today), 1929
This is a Book, Cover.
The book cover features a graphic design style representative of Constructivism. Using images of city skyscrapers and a movie director’s megaphone, the book design expresses modernism, American movies, and the times, when movies captured the imagination as much as did fashion and the arts.
It is credited
Smithsonian Libraries, Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Library, PN1993.5 .U6R34 1929. Purchase, 2015.
Its dimensions are
L x W: 17.2 × 13 cm (6 3/4 × 5 1/8 in.)
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s.