The Typefoundry in Silhouette, by Rudolf Koch, Arion Press & Fairy Tales by the Brothers Grimm, Designed by Koch, Limited Editions Club

Rudolf Koch (1876-1934) was one of the greatest calligraphers and typographic artists of the twentieth century.  He was affiliated with the Klingspor Foundry in Offenbach, Germany and was a professor at the Offenbach School of Art. Besides being a lettering artist (having created many families of original alphabets), he was also a illustrative artist, especially woodcuts, from which German Expressionism benefited.  His work shows restraint … Continue reading The Typefoundry in Silhouette, by Rudolf Koch, Arion Press & Fairy Tales by the Brothers Grimm, Designed by Koch, Limited Editions Club