Posts Tagged ‘Thomas Bewick’

Robert H. Middleton, He Leads In Design Production

This magazine’s “new look” owes a great deal to a quiet Chicagoan who seems quite comfortable in the role Frederic Goudy once handled with distinction. Without question Robert Hunter Middleton is today’s most productive type designer, and if he maintains his present pace, he should reach the 100th type very shortly. Designing Record Gothic, the [...]

July 16

“At the beginning of this undertaking I made up my mind to copy nothing from the work of others, but to stick to nature as closely as I could; and for this purpose, being invited by Mr. Constable, the then owner of Wycliffe, I visited the extensive museum there, collected by the late Marmaduke Tunstal, [...]