Flying in Style: Vintage Airline Posters

July 17, 2015 3:16 PM

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Air travel wasn’t always such an unpleasant chore.

A hefty new coffee table book, “Airline Visual Identity” (Callisto Publishers, $400) by Matthias Hühne, showcases airline advertisements from 1945 to 1975, an era when flying was actually fashionable. The spirit of tÂhe posters changed over the decades, along with the advertising industry itself. In...

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