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Feder und Stichel : Alphabete und Schriftblätter in zeitgemässer Darstellung: PB 453-2003

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Feder und Stichel : Alphabete und Schriftblätter in zeitgemässer Darstellung


Author: Zapf, Hermann
Illustrator: Rosenberger, August
Publisher: D. Stempel



Geschrieben von Hermann Zapf ; in Metall geschnitten von August Rosenberger.

"Die historische Entwicklung der Abendländischen Schrift":leaves [1]-[4] at end.

25, [5] leaves : ill. ; 24 x 33 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Frankfurt

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2003-05) by Dreyfus, John


Production date: AD 1950


"500 Exemplaren auf Fabriano-Bütten und 80 Exemplaren auf Echt Japan"--Colophon. Paper watermarked: C.P.M. Fabriano, Italy. Museum has copy no. 25 Museum copy has author's presentation inscription to John Dreyfus: "for John Dreyfus with cordial regard and in common affection for letter forms." Quarter bound in red leather, gold stamped, with paper sides over boads.

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 453-2003
Primary reference Number: 98453
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 28 August 2015 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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