Born in 1882, Gill was an artist, letter carver, gadfly, polemicist, and social reformer In 1925, he had started drawing alphabets and printing books, and in 1931, this plainspoken little book was a fustian and forceful argu ment for common sense in design, composed for anyone remotely interested in the subtle and evolving challenge of the typographic arts Set rag right, with tight word spacing, it is a model of composition The text, like most of Gill s, is exasperating, exorbitant, and exciting But Gill was, above all, a craftsman, whose work always reflected his philoso phy and whose hand always followed his moral convictions. New Download [ Essay on Typography (Revised) ] by [ Eric Gill ] For Kindle ePUB or eBook – cricketworldcuplivestreaming.com
Arthur Eric Rowton Gill ARA was an English sculptor, typeface designer, and printmaker, who was associated with the Arts and Crafts movement.
- 133 pages
- Essay on Typography (Revised)
- Eric Gill
- 15 February 2019 Eric Gill