Calligraphie et typographie de Hermann Zapf

Exposition Ecole Estienne, Paris: Calligraphie et typographie de Hermann Zapf

1963


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 23.9 x 16.6 x 0.8 cm (9 7/16 x 6 9/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

2007.1102

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with calligraphic and typographic examples

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: Ecole Estienne, 1963) Quarto; [12 ff., plus 8 plates printed both sides]; publisher’s original red cloth.

Calligraphy and typography


Paris: Ecole Estienne, 1963

Signed

Pen and blue ink on title: "Carl Zahn her[...] in V[...] gewidmet von Hermann Zapf"; card laid into volume: "For Carl and / Felicitas / with best wishes / * / Hermann"

Provenance

Carl Zahn, by whom given to MFA, 2007

Credit Line

Gift of Carl Zahn

Copyright

© Hermann Zapf