One Kings Lane

Press Enter
Register Later

Welcome

Unique furniture, decor, and more
up to 70% off

One more detail

And you can start shopping

Forgot Your Password?

Please enter your email address below and we will send you an email to confirm your password.

Forgot Your Password?

Thank you. If a matching email exists we will send you an email in a few minutes with instructions on how to reset your password.

Don't forget to check your spam folder if you cannot find the email. For further assistance please contact us at customercare@onekingslane.com.

Click anywhere on the image to zoom. Click and drag the image to pan.
Zoom
Vintage

High Tension, 1959

New Documents

This item is no longer available.
Shop Today’s Events
High Tension, 1959
High Tension, 1959
High Tension, 1959
High Tension, 1959

Shipping & Returns

Product Information

Era:
Vintage; 1910-1950
Condition:
Very Good; chipping to the top edge, inscription on the front endpaper
Materials:
hardcover
Size:
1.25" L x 5.75" W x 8.5" H
Color/Finish:
n/a

Why We Love This

High Tension: The Recollections of Hugh Baille. Harper Brothers, 1959. First Edition. 300 pages. Cover design by Robert Korn, the Brooklyn based Mid-Century Modernist graphic designer. In his work, Korn aimed to distill the subject down to its essence and capture both the mood of the content and intent of the author. A nice unclipped jacket with some chipping and tears along the top edge. Previous owner's signature in blue ink on the front free endpaper. Otherwise clean interior.
As described by New Documents

About New Documents

Scott Lindberg opened New Documents as a natural progression of his collection of mid-20th century graphic design. Featuring work by seminal designers including Seymour Chwast, Alvin Lustig, Paul Rand and Milton Glaser, New Documents offers the highest quality design that will continue to endure the test of time. New Documents has been featured in newspapers, magazines, books, and online. Scott has supplied materials to several museum exhibitions exploring mid-twentieth century graphics.