David Kindersley

his work and his workshop : with illustrations from the workshop archives by Montague Shaw

Publisher: Cardozo Kindersley Editions & Uitgeverij de Buitenkant in Cambridge

Written in English
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  • Kindersley, David.,
  • Stone-cutting -- England.,
  • Printing -- Specimens.

Edition Notes

Statementby Montageu Shaw.
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p. :
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17503917M

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These striking alphabets are illustrations for the lead article "The Penrose Survey" in the Penrose Annualno. The dust jacket of the edition also featured, against a hot pink background, 2 of the alphabet designs.

The illustrations are from David Kindersley's book "Variations on a theme of twenty six letters", a book published. When David Kindersley launched on his self-employed career as a letter-cutter and alphabet designer in the s he was determined to make things that people actually needed - be it memorials Author: Lottie Hoare.

English stonecutter, who learned his craft as apprentice to Eric Gill from In he set up his own workshop in Cambridge. In he submitted a design, MoT Serif, to the British Ministry of Transport, who required new lettering to use on UK road signs.

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David Kindersley, ‘Letters Slate Cut’ In Kindersley moved to Cambridge, establishing his first fully-fledged lettercutting workshop at Dales Barn in the village of Barton.

This was a time of stylistic liberation for Kindersley, in which he broke away from Gill in his decorative embellishments of cutting, in his growing predilection for. Dorling Kindersley Children's Atlas book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. A unique introduction for children to the joy of geogr /5(4).

David Kindersley was a leading figure in the 20th-century craft world, a letter carver and typeface designer of great originality and skill. The main gates of the British Library are one of his most celebrated designs, but his countless creations also include many.

8vo. 10 x 7 3/4 inches. 96 pp. Half-title, frontispiece, profusely illustrated in black-and-white with a few portraits of Kindersley; text clean, unmarked. Black cloth, spine titled in gilt, dust-jacket; binding square and tight, light shelf wear to jacket, else Fine.

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His carved plaques and inscriptions in stone and slate can be seen on many churches and public buildings in the United sley was a designer of the Octavian font for Monotype in.The book typeface Octavian was designed by Will Carter and David Kindersley for the Monotype Corporation in He also created Itek Bookface.

He also created Itek Bookface. Kindersley was known for his letterspacing system.