Warsaw, Poland: Muzeum Plakatu w Wilanowie, 1999. Paperback. 54 pages. Softcover, in fine condition. Oblong format, 9 inches high by 12 1/2 inches wide; 230 by 320 mm. Item #1402
Catalog of a 1999 exhibition at the Wilanow Poster Museum of posters collected by the Frederic Chopin Society in Warsaw. 152 illustrations, usually eight per page, and most of them in color. Most of the catalog's text, including essays by Gronska and Zabrzeska-Pilipajc and a checklist of 274 posters, is in Polish; two shorter pieces, by Hanna Wroblewska-Straus of the Chopin Society and Maria Kurpik of the Poster Museum, are in Polish with English translations. The earliest poster illustrated in the catalog is dated 1915, and two others are from 1932 and 1935; the rest are post-World War II, with each decade well-represented.