The Art of Typewriting

£40.00
  • The Art of Typewriting
  • The Art of Typewriting
  • The Art of Typewriting
  • The Art of Typewriting
  • The Art of Typewriting
  • The Art of Typewriting
  • The Art of Typewriting

The Art of Typewriting

£40.00

In this authoritative book, the authors apply their experience to mine the collection they have created over four decades to present over 550 examples produced by more than sixty of the world’s finest contributors to the genre.

From the early ornamental works produced by secretaries in the late nineteenth century to more recent works that consider the uniqueness of the typewritten document in the digital age, there is an astonishing – and delightful – range of creativity in every artwork. The book features three main sections: an introduction to the history of the typewriter and its art; an expansive plate section showing key works, rendered in exquisite detail; and a reference section featuring biographies of the most influential artists and writers.

Please note that every cover is different.

Designer: Graphic Thought Facility
Size: 250x315mm
Pages: 352
Publication: 2015
Binding: Casebound book