LETTERS SLATE CUT: Workshop Practice and the Making of Letters. David Kindersley, Lida Lopes Cardozo.

LETTERS SLATE CUT: Workshop Practice and the Making of Letters

New York: Taplinger Publishing Company, 1981. First Edition. Trade paperback. A step by step guide to the technique of cutting slate, with line drawings demonstrating the way in which the tools are held and the cuts are made. Kindersley (1915-95) was a British stone letter-carver and typeface designer whose carved plaques and inscriptions in stone can be seen on many churches and public buildings in the United Kingdom. With his third wife, Lida Lopes Cardozo, he designed the main gates for the British Library. Quarto. Original paper wrappers. A very good copy. Very good. Item #70483
ISBN: 0800847415

Price: $25.00

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