En route: label art from the golden age of air travel
En Routeoffers an entertaining, glamorous, and evocative look at the early, international airline companies and the distinctive designs of their luggage labels, so coveted by intrepid travelers of the period. Complete with over 150 examples, from bold images of the Art Deco period to modern icons of the 40s and 50s, and tips on acquiring and preserving vintage labels, En Routewill delight and inform travelers and aviation enthusiasts, as well as commercial artists and designers.
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