Calligraphy (visual works)
Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Hermann Zapf was a German type designer, typographer, calligrapher, author, and professor. He influenced type design and modern typography, winning many awards and honors for his work. Of note is Zapf’s work with August Rosenberger, a prominent punchcutter who cut many of Zapf’s designs.
Dates: 1918 - 2019; Majority of material found within 1940 - 2007
Collection — Box 1, Folder: 1
Overview Ruth E. Gutfrucht was a professor of design at the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) from 1947-1981. The collection contains copy prints of Gutfrucht's calligraphy and publications with design work by Gutfrucht. Also included are various design projects created by her students. Ruth E. Gutfrucht was a professor of Design atRochester Institute of Technologyfrom 1947-1981. She taught Lettering, Layout, Typography, and Advertising Design. Gutfrucht was incredibly involved in the RIT...