Penrose Annual: a Review of the Graphic Arts-Volume 47: 1953



Penrose Annual: a Review of the Graphic Arts-Volume 47: 1953

Published by Lund Humphries, 1953.

Small folio. Bound in green cloth covers with printed text. Pictorial dust wrapper. 140pp plus large amount of printing examples printed in lithography etc. Articles include: The Return of Illustration by C.Barman; The House of Enschede, Haarlem 1703-1952 by J.Van Krimpen of Haarlem; Press-Book Production 1945-52 by Christopher Sandford; Contemporary Graphic Art in Italy by Giulia Veronesi; Art in Teashops by Carrington; Eric Gill s Pilgrim (ne Bunyan) Type; Graphic Art Design at the Central School. By William Johnson. Illustrations in text printed in lithography by Curwen press, The Chiswick press etc. after Barnett Freedman, John Buckland Wright, Ardizzone, John Minton, Edward Bawden, Lynton Lamb, Edwin de la Dell. Samples of letter heads etc. As usual samples of currant graphic trends. A lovely period piece. Very nice copy.

Size 29mm x 22cm, 5cm depth (11.5 x 8.5 inches, 2 inches depth)

weight 2.5 kilos. Postage for USA will be an extra £30 due to weight.

Item details

Publisher: Lund Humphries
Date: 1953
Place: London
Book ID: 60002186

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