Ronald Salter (b. 1938).
Title Fritz Kredel: Das buchkunstlerische Werk in Deutschland und Amerika.
Book Condition Collectible: Like New
Edition First Edition
Publisher Rudolstadt: Burgart-Presse, 2003
391020645X / 9783910206458
Seller ID CH814-384
FIRST EDITION. 4to. 12 x 8 1/2 inches. 214 (2) pp. Half-title with color illustration, black-and-white photographic frontispiece portrait of Kredel, text in German-language, color and black-and-white illustrations throughout, including samples of pages layouts, title pages, and color vignettes of Kredel's art work used as decorations throughout, bibliography of Kredel's published work, index; text clean, unmarked. Orange paper over boards, printed paper label on front cover, spine titled in gilt, added plain-paper and mylar dust-jacket; binding square and tight. Fine. A thoughtful and thorough treatment of the Fritz Kredel's work as an artist for books over the span of his career. An essential tool for the collector. Ronald Salter, an exile from World War II Germany, spent a 37 year career in the Department of German, Russian and Asian Languages and Literature at Tufts University.
Ronald Salter, Fritz Kredel: Das buchkunstlerische Werk in Deutschland und Amerika, Books Arts, Graphic Arts, Biography