1916-1918 / Brush and ink with watercolor and shell gold over a 19th-century French lithographic illustration; laid down on canvas / 19 1/2”x12 7/8” / National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
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What 18th century type designer‘s original letter stamps and matrices were donated to Cambridge University Press?
What 20th century painter’s method consisted of flinging and dripping paint onto an unstretched canvas laid on the floor?
Answers here~ https://schristywolfe.com/2015/01/28/january-28/
What French painter, illustrator, and designer began painting in an Impressionist style but then became successively involved with the Cubism, Dada, and Surrealism movements?
What Dutch graphic and type designer has developed many popular typefaces, including those used by the signage systems of the Dutch highways and the Amsterdam metro?
Answers here~ https://schristywolfe.com/2015/01/22/january-22/
This French-born sculptor left for Copenhagen in 1753 to execute a bronze equestrian statue of Frederick V of Denmark and stayed there for twenty years, becoming director of the Danish Academy of Art.
This artist, best known for his collages, worked in several genres and media including: Dadaism, Constructivism, Surrealism, painting, sculpture, graphic design, typography, & what came to be known as installation art.
Answers here~ https://schristywolfe.com/2015/06/20/june-20/
What artist collaborated with Pablo Picasso, during which time among other things they developed Cubism, from 1909 until 1914?
In 1972, which German designer refined Olympic pictograms into the concise system that most people think of today as the symbols of the games?
Answers here~ https://schristywolfe.com/2015/05/13/may-13/
What artist was apprenticed to a miniature-painter, then to a theatre-scene-painter, eventually becoming a teacher and a painter in watercolors and in oils?
What artist is best remembered as a master printer who created illustrations and compositions with his experiments in type?
Answers here~ https://schristywolfe.com/2015/04/29/april-29/
What English landscape painter has been hailed as a forerunner of modernist abstraction?
What designer was a founding partner of digital type library FontShop, for which he has designed many typefaces including Industria and Blur?
Answers here~ https://schristywolfe.com/2015/04/23/april-23/
What artist’s works, since his emergence in the late 1960s, primarily refer to subjects drawn from Germany and its culture?
What font designer created a total of 116 fonts and published 59 literary works?
Answers here~ https://schristywolfe.com/2015/03/08/march-8/
This painter lived during the Sengoku period and was the 5th head of the Kano school.
In 1818 this designer’s widow completed and published her late husband’s “Manuale Tipografico” in two volumes.
Answers here~ https://schristywolfe.com/2015/02/16/february-16/