Calligraphic Salutations: Hermann Zapf's Letterheadings to Paul Standard, The Beginnings of a Friendship that lasted a Lifetime

1993
Calligrapher Hermann Zapf (German, 1918 - 2015), Publisher Melbert B. Cary, Jr. Graphic Arts Collection, Rochester Institute of Technology (American, founded in 1969), Printer The Stinehour Press (American, 1952–2008)


Place of Publication: Rochester, New York, USA

Dimensions

Overall: 15.2 x 21.6 x 0.7 cm (6 x 8 1/2 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2007.1100

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with examples of calligraphy

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

([Rochester, NY] Melbert B. Cary, Jr. Graphic Arts Collection, Rochester Institute of Technology, 1993) Oblong quarto; [7 ff., plus 16 plates]; original publisher’s printed blue paper wrappers.

Calligraphic samples.


[Rochester, NY] Melbert B. Cary, Jr. Graphic Arts Collection, Rochester Institute of Technology, 1993

Provenance

Carl Zahn, by whom given to MFA, 2007.

Credit Line

Gift of Carl Zahn

Copyright

© Hermann Zapf