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Art of Letter Carving in Stone
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Tom Perkins
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-21 - Publisher: Crowood

The Art of Letter Carving in Stone portrays the beauty of this age-old craft alongside practical instruction. Written by an eminent practitioner and teacher, it guides the novice through the basics of letter carving, drawn lettering and making simple designs, and for the more experienced it explains a new proportioning
Designing Type
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Karen Cheng
Categories: Design
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-20 - Publisher: Yale University Press

The now-classic introduction to designing typography, handsomely redesigned and updated for the digital ageIn this invaluable book, Karen Cheng explains the processes behind creating and designing type, one of the most important tools of graphic design. She addresses issues of structure, optical compensation, and legibility, with special emphasis given to
Dutch Type
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Jan Middendorp
Categories: Caractères d'imprimerie - Pays-Bas - Histoire
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: 010 Publishers

Overzicht van vooral de 20e-eeuwse Nederlandse typografie.
The Golden Thread
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Ewan Clayton
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-09-05 - Publisher: Atlantic Books Ltd

The Golden Thread is an enthralling and accessible history of the cultural miracle that is the written word. It is an invention that has been used to share ideas in every field of human endeavour, and a motor of cultural, scientific and political progress. From the simple representative shapes used
European Painting and Sculpture, Ca. 1770-1937, in the Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design
Language: en
Pages: 285
Authors: Rhode Island School of Design. Museum of Art
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

This documents the distinguished collection of European art—from the late eighteenth through the early twentieth centuries—that forms a significant part of the collections belonging to the Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design. This book includes stunning canvases by Gericault, Delacroix, Degas, Manet, Monet, Cezanne, Renoir, Picasso, and Matisse.