A History of CalligraphyBook - 1994
Explores the art of calligraphy and the place of calligraphers from ancient times to the present among the Arabs, the Chinese, and the Europeans. Discusses the tools for writing and the development of calligraphy in relation to printing and typography, and examines current trends, including graffiti, and the work of contemporary calligraphers. The study is richly illustrated with color and b&w prints. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Publisher: New York : Cross River Press, c1994
Branch Call Number: 745.61/GAU
Characteristics: 232 p. : ill