Graphic Design MEMOs

60 Inspiring Vintage Book Covers

Julian Montague with his Daily Book Graphics project has collected more than one thousand book covers, mainly from the 50s, 60s and 70s. Here we present a selection of the most inspiring covers we found, if you are interested in seeing the complete project visit the official website.

Matthew Lyons

Matthew Lyons is a young British illustrator who has a personal, already consolidated retro-futuristic style with a very well integrated modern touch. Objects and landscapes are most of the time based on basic shapes, triangle in primis, but thanks to a very accurate use of colors, textures, light and shadows they have a soul, resulting warm and attractive.

Russ Mills

Russ Mills, also known as byroglyphics is a British long term freelance illustrator who moved to the exhibitive path. The paintings here presented are part of his recent work and are mainly focused on the human and animal subject, exploring their forms with a very characteristic style.