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Author Dwiggins, W. A. (William Addison), 1880-1956, author.

Title Stencilled ornament & illustration : a demonstration of William Addison Dwiggins' method of book decoration and other uses of the stencil, together with a note by the artist / compiled and arranged by Dorothy Abbe ; afterword by Bruce Kennett.

Publication Info. New York : Princeton Architectural Press, [2015]
©2015

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    686 DWI 2015    Available
Edition Expanded edition.
Description ix, 95 pages : illustrations (some color), facsimiles, portrait ; 26 cm
text rdacontent
still image rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note The original Püterschein-Hingham edition designed and printed by Dorothy Abbe, published 1979.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Note Reprint includes the original book, hand-set in an experimental Linotype face Dwiggins designed, along with stencils and plates illustrating a dizzying array of graphical elements, a classic black and white survey of William Addison Dwiggins' work, together with an additional section of colour reproductions of his stencil work.
This edition includes the text and illustrations of the Püterschein-Hingham edition designed and printed by Dorothy Abbe, published in 1979, which was hand-set in an experimental Linotype face that Dwiggins designed and includes black-and-white stencils and plates illustrating a vast array of graphical elements. To this is appended Bruce Kennet's afterword, with color reproductions of some of Dwiggins' title designs and stencil illustrations.
Subject Book ornamentation.
Illustration of books.
Book design.
Stencil work.
Dwiggins, W. A. (William Addison), 1880-1956.
Added Author Abbe, Dorothy, compiler.
Kennett, Bruce, author of introduction, etc.
Added Title Stencilled ornament and illustration
ISBN 9781616893750
1616893753

 
    
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