Why is there no interest in Rudolf Modley?

Page from ‘A Pictographic History of War’ by Modley, 1944

Page from A history of the war, in maps, in pictographs, in words by Modley, 1943


Helped by the rising interest in infographics, Neuraths’ Isotype has become popular in the Netherlands lately. Characteristic of this interest was a large exhibition held at the Central Museum in Utrecht in 2008. It prominently featured Isotype as a starting point for the development of a ‘visual language’.
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