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Adrian Frutiger collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSC-0037

Scope and Contents

The collection is primarily comprised of publications and ephemeral items with content by or about Frutiger. Included are copies of his books Cantique des cantiques de Salomon (1966), Type, sign, symbol (1980), and Des Signes et des hommes (1983), and Adrian Frutiger: son oeuvre typographique et ses écrits (1994). Works about Frutiger include Formen und gegenformen (1985), by Horst Heiderhoff. Also present are a few examples of his graphic design work.

Dates

  • 1951 - 1994

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.

Biographical information on Adrian Frutiger

Adrian Frutiger was a Swiss typographer and type designer.

Extent

.84 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language

English

German

French

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Adrian Frutiger, 1988-1994.

Processing Information

Processed by Cary staff, date unknown. Finding aid created from MARC record by Ella von Holtum, May 2020.
Title
Adrian Frutiger collection
Subtitle
Cary Graphic Arts Collection
Status
In Progress
Author
Ella von Holtum
Date
May 2020
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Cary Graphic Arts Collection Repository

Contact:
RIT Libraries
The Wallace Center
90 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester NY 14623 US
(585) 475-2408