Tag: advertising

XJL187563 Descent from the Cross, 1435 (oil on panel) (detail of St. John, the Virgin Mary and Christ) (see also 187570) by Weyden, Rogier van der (1399-1464); Prado, Madrid, Spain; Netherlandish,  out of copyright
History

Invented by Accident

Many of the things we enjoy in our daily lives were discovered by mistake. Bridgeman has an impressive collection of imagery relating to invention, innovation, commerce and consumerism. From pre-history and the ancient civilizations to the Industrial Revolution in Europe and early 20th century American industry and from represented collections such as the Hagley Museum & Library, […]

Culture

Top 7 Bizarre & Eclectic Sneaker Ads

There’s a lot of competition out there for branded footwear, particularly for sneakers. So how can you differentiate yourself on the market?  Here’s our top tips from adverts in the archive:   1. Make viewers question everyone and everything around them *Except for stopwatches   2. Criticise your competitors See points a) b) […]