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Berthold Wolpe

Bernard Orna

Berthold Wolpe

an appreciation.

by Bernard Orna

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wolpe, Berthold, -- 1905-

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 22
    Number of Pages22
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19073473M

    Wolpe first showed his Albertus font in , and it was completed in As well as the street signs in the City of London and Lambeth (where Wolpe lived until his death in ), the Albertus font was also used on Wolpe’s designs for Faber and Faber book jackets, which was a large part of his career. He remained at Faber right up until he Author: Charlotte Luxford. Berthold Wolpe: An Uncommon Type As five of Berthold Wolpe’s typefaces are revived by Monotype, a new exhibition on his typographic design offers a fascinating glimpse of his working process By Mark Sinclair 27/09/ pm.

    11 WOLPE (Berthold) Three items of ephemera comprising a signed Christmas card ‘from Margaret and Berthold Wolpe’ (designed by Gerald Rose for Faber, ); the menu of the dinner in honour of his 80 th birthday, the Arts Club, 29 October , drawings by David Gentleman; and the Double Crown Club menu for Dinner , 15 April Total Synergy at Berthold Wolpe Exhibition The life and work of the late dust-jacket artist Berthold Wolpe, the man behind the legendary Faber & Faber book covers, is drawing a crowd at the Lettering & Commemorative Arts Trust at Suffolk’s Snape .

    Berthold Ludwig Wolpe (29 October – 5 July ) was a German calligrapher, typographer, type designer, book designer and illustrator. Born in Offenbach near Frankfurt, emigrated to England in and became a naturalized British citizen in , Wolpe was made a Royal Designer for Industry in , awarded an honorary doctorate by the. Albertus is a glyphic serif display typeface designed by Berthold Wolpe in the period to for the British branch of the printing company named the font after Albertus Magnus, the thirteenth-century German philosopher and theologian.. Wolpe studied as a metal engraver, and Albertus was modelled to resemble letters carved into ry: Serif.


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Berthold Wolpe – born in Offenbach, Germany, died 5. in London, England – typographer, type designer, teacher. This book is a celebration of Berthold Wolpe and brings to life his story through anecdotes from friends and family giving us graphic insight into what it was like to know this larger than life character.

Berthold’s work has been reproduced extensively, especially many of the 1, front-cover book designs he created at Faber & Faber.

by Berthold Wolpe When Pentagram took over Faber’s cover design in the ’80s and ’90s, lettering, especially the hand-drawn kind, fell out of fashion. What helped revive it, says Crow, was the subversive allure of New York graffiti art and hip hop artists like.

Delving into the life of Berthold Wolpe: the German Jewish designer who fled the Nazis. A new exhibition at the Lettering Arts Centre in Suffolk explores the design processes, personal collections and work of typography and graphics legend Wolpe, who designed the Albertus typeface and over 1, Faber & Faber book covers.

It includes, by Berthold Wolpe (), a chapter on John de Beauchesne (c), a French Huguenot emigrant to England, who co-authored the first writing manual in English in ART / LITERATURE CALLIGRAPHY SOCIAL HISTORY ILLUSTRATED ART / LITERATURE. Seller Inventory # More information about this seller Berthold Wolpe book Contact this seller.

Berthold Wolpe () was a giant among type and book designers. By all reports he was a charming and convivial man without an ego that matched his high standing among peers. A major revival of his typefaces from Monotype will hopefully also revive the knowledge of his work, and lead to new uses of these classic faces updated for modern.

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Wolpe Pegasus is part of The Wolpe Collection of typefaces, and celebrates all the inconsistencies and oversized, non-matching serifs of the original Pegasus design in an expanded character set.

The Wolpe Collection celebrates Berthold Wolpe’s outstanding body of work, and includes five iconic typefaces, digitized and updated by Toshi Omagari of the Monotype Studio.

Berthold Wolpe by Susan Shaw (Author) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book.

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Biography. Lettering, type designs, book- and jacket designs. Jewish. Born Berthold Ludwig Wolpe 29 October in Offenbach am Main; trained as a metal-chaser before becoming in a pupil of Rudolf Koch in the famed Offenbach Werkstatt where, like his co-workers, applied letterforms to paper, metal, wood and tapestries.

worked on Dr Siegfried Guggenheim’s. Berthold Wolpe – The Total Man celebrates the work of this prolific book cover artist and creator of one of the most widely-used advertising typefaces in the UK, Albertus, a type which can still be seen on signage across the City of London.

Berthold Wolpe, a retrospective survey [Berthold Wolpe] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Descriptions of items followed by a bibliography of Wolpe's writings.

Illustrated showing examples of Wolpe's designs for booksAuthor: Berthold Wolpe. Albertus Nova is part of The Wolpe Collection of typefaces, and takes the best of the original Albertus design and expands the original character set with multiple weights, a set of small capitals and a number of alternate and original characters.

The Wolpe Collection celebrates Berthold Wolpe’s outstanding body of work, and includes five iconic typefaces, digitized and. Berthold Wolpe – born in Offenbach, Germany, died 5. in London, England – typographer, type designer, teacher.

– studies at the Kunstgewerbeschule in Offenbach under Rudolf Koch. Then trains as a goldsmith in Pforzheim. – teaches at the Kunstgewerbeschule.

The inspiration for Faber Fine Press (launched in November with a first set of Poetry Broadsides) was the restoration of a hand press discovered in Faber’s archive – and which was once used by the famous designer Berthold of the greatest of names in the history of 20th-century book and type design, Wolpe was instrumental in creating Faber’s.

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Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Wolpe Sachsenwald is a digital remastering of the original metal Monotype fonts.

The light and regular weights capture the distinctive calligraphic character of the original s design. Wolpe Sachsenwald is one of the five suites of designs in the Berthold Wolpe Collection of was born in Germany, and was a student of Rudolf Koch.

Berthold Wolpe – born in Offenbach, Germany, died 5. in London, England – typographer, type designer, teacher. – studies at the Kunstgewerbeschule in Offenbach under Rudolf Koch. Then trains as a goldsmith in Pforzheim. I know that face: Berthold Wolpe.

Type designer Berthold Wolpe’s fame comes most broadly and prominently from his typefaces, notably Albertus, mostly designed in the s. After that, he worked focused almost entirely on lettering and calligraphy, and .A set of postcards featuring letter-pressed illustrations of Berthold Wolpe, initially drawn by Charles Mozley.

The collection of 6 postcards comes with matching envelopes, alongside a rare photograph of Wolpe.Berthold Wolpe: A Retrospective Survey, Paperback, ISBNISBNBrand New, Free shipping in the US.