Interface: A Portfolio of Probabilities


 

$300.00

In stock

53809
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Description

A huge color portfolio created by United States Steel Corporation to promote their brand to the industry. As such, it was printed & distributed in limited numbers. Mead provides all of the art.

"Man and His Mobility 1990" is the theme of the panoramic color paintings of shining glamorous near-future environments in this portfolio.

One blue folder, containing six color plates. Each plate measures 27" x 11.25", including a 4" flap that opens to reveal a romantic text about the incredibly futuristic world of 1990.

The plates:

  • "The City: 1990"
  • "The Mall"
  • "City on Wheels"
  • "Specialty Transportation"
  • "The USS Family of Steels"

Note: Interface: A Portfolio of Probabilities is actually the name on three different portfolios, one blue, one brown, one grey, each with six different plates.

Features

Syd Mead

Condition & Attributes

Near Fine to Fine plates (white flap of the first plate is stained tan) in a Very Good+ folder (moderate wear to the folder edges)

Creators

Syd
Mead

Publishing Information

Pittsburgh
United States Steel
1969
1st

Physical Description

11.25 inches
23 inches
color
English