Signature: A Quadrimestrial of Typography and Graphic Arts No.9 July 1938



Sm.4to. Original paper covers. 54pp. Limited to 750 copies. Printed at The Curwen Press. Illustrated throughout. Contents include – frontispiece, an original etching and aquatint by Graham Sutherland, ‘Clegyr-Boia II’: Landscape In Wales, 1938, (Ref: Tassi 33), printed by Walsh of London, for Curwen Press. (Oliver Simon records that 1000 copies of each of the first six numbers of Signature were printed, which was reduced to 750 for the next eight issues, and finally just 550 copies for the last volume). Other contents include, ‘Mr Whatman, Papermaker’, by James Wardrop. ‘A Survey Of Modern Binding’, by Desmond Flower. ‘Openings’, by Paul Nash. Covers a little darkened at spine and edges.

Quadrimestrial of Typography

Item details

Publisher: Signature.
Format: Paperback
Date: 1938
Place: London
Edition: First edition
Condition: Very Good
Book ID: 021146

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