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Designer:
Herbert Bayer, (American, born Austria, active Germany and USA, 1900–1985)  Search this
Printer:
Berthold Type Foundry, Berlin, Germany  Search this
Medium:
Offset lithograph on white paper
Dimensions:
20.4 × 20.5 cm (8 1/16 × 8 1/16 in.)
Type:
graphic design
Booklet page
Object Name:
Booklet page
Made in:
Berlin, Germany
Date:
1933
Description:
Page from the Berthold prospectus for Bayer-type. Contains the text "BERTHOLD bayer-type" printed in purple, repeating and getting smaller as it progresses from top to bottom. Specific numbers/names are assigned to each variation of the type size and are printed in light blue below each row of purple text. Printed in light blue, along the bottom: Fette bayer–Type, gegossen von 6–96 Punkte.
Credit Line:
Museum purchase with funding provided by the Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach Directors
Accession Number:
2016-54-70
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4c0f979b6-4b21-4de7-bcd9-f77d759d2ea6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_2016-54-70