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Winterhouse Art and Design collection of Pentagram ephemera

Call Number: ART 19

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of a variety of pamphlets, booklets, and other ephemeral publications designed and produced by Pentagram (or Pentagram partners).


  • 1975-2012
  • Majority of material found within 1990 - 2000


Conditions Governing Access

The materials are open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright has not been transferred to Yale University.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of William Drenttel and Jessica Helfand, 2013.


Organized into five series: I. Pentagram Papers, 1975-2012. II. Pentagram Projects. III. Pentagram Designers’ Catalogues. IV. Pentagram Holiday Greetings, 1977-2008. V. Pentagram and Partners Miscellany, 1986-2000.


1.25 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials


Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL


The collection consists of a variety of pamphlets, booklets, and other ephemera designed by Pentagram.

Biographical / Historical

Pentagram is an independent design firm owned and operated by 19 partners. Their offices are located in London, New York, San Francisco, Berlin, and Austin. The firm’s projects include architecture, interiors, products, identities, publications, posters, books, exhibitions, websites, and digital installations.

Guide to the Winterhouse Art and Design Collection of Pentagram Ephemera
Compiled by Melissa Quinones
July 2013
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Part of the Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library Special Collections Repository

Arts Library Special Collections
180 York Street
New Haven CT 06511

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