Announcing the Publication of, Eclectic Geometric, or Lunch with Nicolete. Twenty-six letters rendered with compass and straightedge.

By: Russell Maret; Nancy Loeber; Nicolete Gray.

Price: $100.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine condition


Prospectus designed by Russell Maret and printed on Mohawk papers in and edition of 500 by Artale Graphics. 8 unnumbered pages in printed, stapled wrappers; 8vo; 3 tipped-in sheets showing letter forms; one full page reproduction of letter forms, with additional examples reproduced in margins. About two lines of text on rear cover, apparently an address for the publisher, crossed out. Laid in is a printed announcment for Book Art Object, published as a record of the first biennial CODEX Book Fair and Symposium, and a circular for Alphabet Festival, by Circle Press.

Prospectus for manuscript calligraphic alphabet, for which the artist drew his inspiration from letter forms of the past 1700 years. Drawings were intended to portray the spirit of each letter at a particular historical moment of its life.

Title: Announcing the Publication of, Eclectic Geometric, or Lunch with Nicolete. Twenty-six letters rendered with compass and straightedge.

Author Name: Russell Maret; Nancy Loeber; Nicolete Gray.

Categories: Art,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: (New York), Russell Maret: 2001

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine condition

Seller ID: 9890

Keywords: Graphic Art Printing Typography