Monday, July 30, 2012

Lettering and Calligraphy

Lettering and Calligraphy
in Current Advertising and Publishing
1945 exhibition catalogue
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Thursday, July 26, 2012

The Zulu and the Zeide

Dan Jacobson
Atlantic Little Brown, 1959
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(Next post July 30: Lettering and Calligraphy)

Sunday, July 22, 2012

Jeanyee's Birthday

Jeanyee was born on July 22. In 2010, her 90th birthday was celebrated at the Grolier Club; an account of it is here.

Volume 26, Number 5, Fall 2001
Cover map and six-page conversation
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(Next post July 26: The Zulu and the Zeide)

Friday, July 20, 2012

Let’s Make Something

Harry Zarchy
Alfred A. Knopf, 1941
Jeanyee’s first professional assignment was hand-lettering all the text.
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(Next post July 22: Jeanyee’s Birthday)

Monday, July 16, 2012

Thursday, July 12, 2012

Wednesday, July 4, 2012