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Type specimen of the Graphic Investigation Workshop, CSA : title page / [designed and printed by Werner Enke]
Bib ID 7507153
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Enke, Werner, book artist, book designer, printer
 
Description Canberra : Graphic Investigation Workshop, CSA, 1994 
14 unnumbered pages ; 17 cm 
Summary

A type specimen leaflet printed in black, red, brown and silver on speckled light tan paper. It displays samples of Univers, Times, Mistral, Studio, Swing, Klang, Elegant Script, Albertus, Rockwell Shadow, miscellaneous wood type, Old Face Open, Mercuris, Bodoni, Otago Bold, Garamond, and Caslon, interspersed with short quotes by type designers Eric Gill, Imre Reiner, Jan Tschichold, and Herman Zapf.

Notes

Cover title.

“Colophon: This type specimen was designed and printed by Werner Enke for the Graphic Investigation Workshop in the Canberra School of Art, CSA Artists’ Book Studio, August 1994. The edition consists of 25 copies for the distribution in the southern hemisphere and another 25 copies for the distribution in the northern hemisphere by the Harrisfeldwegpresse.” —Back cover.

Binding

Folded loose sheets. 

Subjects Printing -- Specimens.  |  Type and type-founding -- Specimens.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Graphic Investigation Workshop (Canberra School of Art), issuing body  |  Harrisfeldwegpresse, issuing body

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