passa ai contenuti
The complete engraver : monograms, crests, ciphers, seals, and the etiquette of social stationery Anteprima di questo documento
ChiudiAnteprima di questo documento
Stiamo controllando…

The complete engraver : monograms, crests, ciphers, seals, and the etiquette of social stationery

Autore: Nancy Sharon Collins
Editore: New York : Princeton Architectural Press, [2012]
Edizione/Formato:   book_printbook : English : First editionVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
Banca dati:WorldCat
Sommario:
The Complete Engraver is a guide to the history and etiquette of engraved social stationery in America. It is the first trade book to explore engraving as a craft and venerable art form, its aesthetic traditions, and its new visual possibilities. The book is illustrated with gorgeous, original specimens of social stationery, calling cards, and monograms, and includes an instructional section that walks the reader  Per saperne di più…
Voto:

(non ancora votato) 0 con commenti - Diventa il primo.

Soggetti
Altri come questo

 

Trova una copia in biblioteca

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Stiamo ricercando le biblioteche che possiedono questo documento…

Dettagli

Tipo documento: Book
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Nancy Sharon Collins
ISBN: 9781616890674 1616890673
Numero OCLC: 827722293
Descrizione: 215 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contenuti: Engraving and social stationery --
A brief history of stationery paper & the mail --
Components & etiquette of social stationery --
Business correspondence --
Ciphers & monograms, family crests & seals --
A how-to of engravin --
The art of engraving / Marjorie B. Cohn.
Responsabilità: Nancy Sharon Collins ; foreword by Ellen Lupton ; essay by Marjorie B. Cohn.

Abstract:

The Complete Engraver is a guide to the history and etiquette of engraved social stationery in America. It is the first trade book to explore engraving as a craft and venerable art form, its aesthetic traditions, and its new visual possibilities. The book is illustrated with gorgeous, original specimens of social stationery, calling cards, and monograms, and includes an instructional section that walks the reader through the engraving process and the steps required to commission engraving work today. Introductory contributions by Ellen Lupton, graphic designer, educator, and author, and Marjorie B. Cohn, internationally recognized print history expert and Curator of Prints, Emerita, Harvard University Art Museums, round out the book. Additional bonus: Two digital fonts created by the well known font company Monotype and based on engraver's style typefaces will be available for free readers of the book.

Commenti

Recensioni editoriali

Sinossi editore

"While many designers enjoy the letterpress renaissance, Nancy champions the more involved process of metal engraving. The results can be transcendent: intricate, expressive work imbued with very Per saperne di più…

 
Commenti degli utenti
Recuperando commenti GoodReads…
Stiamo recuperando commenti DOGObooks

Etichette

Diventa il primo.

Documenti simili

Soggetti correlati:(3)

Conferma questa richiesta

Potresti aver già richiesto questo documento. Seleziona OK se si vuole procedere comunque con questa richiesta.

Dati collegati


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/827722293> # The complete engraver : monograms, crests, ciphers, seals, and the etiquette of social stationery
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "827722293" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1123358> ; # Social stationery
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/769.5/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1025583> ; # Monograms
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/NE2700> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/912443> ; # Engraving
   schema:bookEdition "First edition." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/231924932> ; # Nancy Sharon Collins
   schema:datePublished "2012" ;
   schema:description "The Complete Engraver is a guide to the history and etiquette of engraved social stationery in America. It is the first trade book to explore engraving as a craft and venerable art form, its aesthetic traditions, and its new visual possibilities. The book is illustrated with gorgeous, original specimens of social stationery, calling cards, and monograms, and includes an instructional section that walks the reader through the engraving process and the steps required to commission engraving work today. Introductory contributions by Ellen Lupton, graphic designer, educator, and author, and Marjorie B. Cohn, internationally recognized print history expert and Curator of Prints, Emerita, Harvard University Art Museums, round out the book. Additional bonus: Two digital fonts created by the well known font company Monotype and based on engraver's style typefaces will be available for free readers of the book."@en ;
   schema:description "Engraving and social stationery -- A brief history of stationery paper & the mail -- Components & etiquette of social stationery -- Business correspondence -- Ciphers & monograms, family crests & seals -- A how-to of engravin -- The art of engraving / Marjorie B. Cohn."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1208062760> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The complete engraver : monograms, crests, ciphers, seals, and the etiquette of social stationery"@en ;
   schema:productID "827722293" ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781616890674> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/827722293> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1025583> # Monograms
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Monograms"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1123358> # Social stationery
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Social stationery"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/912443> # Engraving
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Engraving"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/231924932> # Nancy Sharon Collins
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Collins" ;
   schema:givenName "Nancy Sharon" ;
   schema:name "Nancy Sharon Collins" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781616890674>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1616890673" ;
   schema:isbn "9781616890674" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/827722293>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/827722293> ; # The complete engraver : monograms, crests, ciphers, seals, and the etiquette of social stationery
   schema:dateModified "2017-04-02" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Chiudi finestra

Per favore entra in WorldCat 

Non hai un account? Puoi facilmente crearne uno gratuito.