Alex Steinweiss: The Inventor of the Modern Album Cover

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Publication: 2011

Entire books are dedicated to the art of the album cover. Perhaps the greatest influence on the modern album cover was the work of Alex Steinweiss, whose colorful graphics played a major role in the marketing of Columbia Record Company’s new long-playing record format.

Title

Alex Steinweiss: The Inventor of the Modern Album Cover

Date

Publication: 2011

Description

Entire books are dedicated to the art of the album cover. Perhaps the greatest influence on the modern album cover was the work of Alex Steinweiss, whose colorful graphics played a major role in the marketing of Columbia Record Company’s new long-playing record format.

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Copyright; use considered fair according to the ARL Code of Best Practices in Fair Use

Format

Books

Source

Music Library, Stacks, NC1883.3 .S74 R43 2011

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Citation

“Alex Steinweiss: The Inventor of the Modern Album Cover,” Gallery, accessed September 18, 2019, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/899.