In honor of the iconic Dick Bruna (1927 - 2017) and his world-famous creation Miffy, Komma Publishing Company has produced a special collector's item. In a limited edition of only 1,000 copies, the 600-page coffee table book "Miffy XXL Miffy" presents a treasure trove of memories for the true lover. Each copy is numbered and comes with a certificate of authenticity, and to top it off, a beautiful book stand designed in the shape of the famous little cross.
The unmistakable style of Dick Bruna
At first glance, the style of Miffy's illustrator, Dick Bruna, seems childlike and simple. But make no mistake, the shapes and colors are in reality very well thought out. It is precisely the far-reaching stylization and simplification that give Bruna's illustrations their powerful effect. His work not only resonates with children, but also appeals to adults.
A visionary artist
Bruna's illustrations are nothing short of visionary and progressive. He drew inspiration from avant-gardists such as Braque, Picasso, Matisse and Léger. The use of color, lack of perspective and simplicity in his work fascinated him. Bruna himself experimented with a bright use of color and the omission of details, resulting in his own unique style.
Miffy: Bruna's most famous creation
Nowhere is Dick Bruna's vision, craftsmanship and art more evident than in his most famous creation: Miffy. The simplicity of the lines and vibrant colors create a spaciousness that comes alive even on a flat surface.
A timeless tribute
The coffee table book "Miffy XXL Miffy" is more than a collection of images. It is a tribute to an artist who enriched the world with his innovative vision and creativity. For both the new and seasoned fan, this book is an opportunity to celebrate Dick Bruna's legacy and enjoy the art that touched and inspired generations.
Title: Miffy XXL Miffy
Size: 505 x 470 x 150 mm
Size: 600 pages
Weight: 14 kg