Oskar Beyer (1890-1964).
Title Rudollf Koch: ein Schopferisches Leben.
Book Condition Collectible: Like New
Jacket Condition Like New
Publisher Offenbach: Wilhelm Kumm, 1984
3798206570 / 9783798206571
Seller ID CH814-008
FACSIMILE REPRINT of the 1953 edition printed by Barenreiter. 4to. 11 3/8 x 8 1/8 inches. (108) pp. Text in German, color frontispiece, illustrated throughout with examples of Rudolph Koch's work, tables at the rear provide a summary of Koch's exhibitions and contributions; text clean, unmarked. Quarter gray cloth, paper over board, facsimile of Koch's signature stamped in red foil on front cover, spine titled in gilt, dust-jacket in archival mylar; binding square and tight. Fine. This volume presents a summary of the artistic contributions of Rudolf Koch (1876-1934), the German type designer who was also a master of lettering, calligraphy, typography, and illustration. Commonly known for his typefaces created for the Klingspor Type Foundry. His most widely used typefaces include Neuland and Kabel.
Oskar Beyer, Rudollf Koch ein Schopferisches Leben, Lettering, Calligraphy, Typography, Illustration, Graphic Arts