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The work of Ismar David

Ismar David

The work of Ismar David

by Ismar David

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Published by RIT Cary Graphic Arts Press in Rochester, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • David, Ismar -- Catalogs.,
  • Calligraphers -- United States.,
  • Book designers -- United States.,
  • Calligraphy.,
  • Calligraphy, Hebrew.,
  • Calligraphy in art.,
  • Book design.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementselected by Helen Brandshaft ; edited by David Pankow.
    GenreCatalogs.
    ContributionsBrandshaft, Helen., Pankow, David., Kelly, Jerry, 1955-, Rochester Institute of Technology.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK3631.D38 W67 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination152 p. :
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23052212M
    ISBN 100975965123, 0975965166

    Book jackets of Ismar David, CIP t.p. (Ismar David) galley (born in Breslau, Germany, in ) found: SSDI, Feb. 22, (David, Ismar; b. 27 Aug ; d. 26 Feb ) found: The work of Ismar David at the Cary Graphic Arts Collection finding aid, August . Ismar David. The Five Megilloth and Jonah. Read more; To Order JPS Books. ONLINE: Click on Read More and Buy from any book page on this site. You will be redirected to JPS's publishing partner, the University of Nebraska Press. PHONE: Call Longleaf Services at or

    The Work of Ismar David by Helen Brandshaft ( ) The Book Jackets of Ismar David A Calligraphic Legacy by Misha Beletsky (Mar 1, ) Anna la capricieuse princesse (Légende du royaume d'Ismar t. 2) (French Edition) by Sam Lea ( ) Le Chevalier à l'épée d'or (Légende du royaume d'Ismar t. Ismar David, German/Israeli/American ( - ) Ismar David, considered one of the few graphic designers, illustrators, and calligraphers of international reputation, was a German-born graphic artist who practiced the first third of his professional career in Jerusalem and the remainder in New York City. He is noted for his brilliant work in Hebrew and Latin calligraphy, lettering, and type.

    The Book Jackets of Ismar David: A Calligraphic Ismar David belonged to a group of accomplished calligraphers who established themselves as jacket designers in New York in the s. David's jacket designs are distinguished from other work of the period as powerful and expressive. Design and illustration are by Ismar David. The copies are signed by the artist."--Colophon. Description: xii, 17 pages: illustrations (chiefly color) ; 31 cm: Other Titles: Bible. Sefer Yonah Bible. Responsibility: drawings and design by Ismar David ; with an introduction by Chaim Potok.


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In tribute to his achievements, RIT Cary Graphic Arts Press has now published The Work of Ismar David—the first comprehensive volume on the designer’s oeuvre—that includes vivid reproductions of his book and type design, illustration, calligraphy, and architectural adornment.

Content for the book was selected from the extensive Ismar Author: Helen Brandshaft. Book design by Jerry Kelly."--Colophon.

Description: pages: illustrations (some color), portraits ; 28 cm: Contents: Biographical sketch --Graphics --Book work --Architectural & three-dimensional design --List of architectural sites.

Responsibility: selected by Helen Brandshaft ; edited by David Pankow. Ismar David made his career over a broad spectrum of applied art. His work is exciting, not merely because of its technical excellence, but because it resonates with clarity and color of a distinct and distinctive artistic Work of Ismar David collects, for the first time, the designer’s lifework.

It follows his artistic development from his training in Berlin through. The book examines the historical context of Ismar David's work including a concise overview of the history of book jacket design in Germany and in the U.S. and describes David's freelance career in publishing.

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Always update books hourly, if not looking, search in the book. Ismar David Books: Bundle Set $ SKU: Ismar David Bundle Set This set includes the following items at a special reduced price: The Book Jackets of Ismar David The Work of Ismar David. Ismar David belonged to a group of accomplished calligraphers who established themselves as jacket designers in New York in the s.

David's jacket designs are distinguished from other work of the period as powerful and expressive. His style is informed by a thorough mastery of the typographic tradition yet looks remarkably fresh, even : Misha Beletsky. Customer Service. [email protected] Phone Phone Fax. This book rediscovers an important contribution to a popular field of graphicdesign and suggests that Ismar David's calligraphicbookjacketspresent a viable alternative to the current design approach.

The Work of Ismar David, who was born in Breslau, Germany inemigrated to Israel as a young man and lived in Jerusalem from until During this period he worked as a graphic & interior designer and also conceived & developed the David Hebrew type family. Between and Mr.

David lived and worked in New York City, achieving. Born in Germany inIsmar David studied at the Berlin Municipal school of Arts and Crafts and immigrated to Israel in where he opened a studio for graphic and interior design.

in moved to New York, where he established his studio specializing in calligraphy, lettering, illustration and book. Shani Avni, the Ismar David Visiting Assistant Curator at the RIT Cary Graphic Arts Collection, gave this online lecture about Ismar David and the first Hebrew typeface on J In tribute to his achievements, RIT Cary Graphic Arts Press has now published The Work of Ismar David—the first comprehensive volume on the designer’s oeuvre—that includes vivid reproductions of his book and type design, illustration, calligraphy, and architectural adornment.

A book jacket every day or so, that’s the plan. To begin with, we will concentrate on Ismar’s work in the book field. The Archive in the Cary Collection at RIT has almost all the known titles, and the jackets are a fine way to follow the development of Ismar’s distinctive style.

Misha Beletsky usefully frames this collection of book jackets with a history of their style. Hand-lettered book jackets flowered in s Germany and America, he writes, and Ismar David drew most of these covers in the last phase of their popularity, from the late '40s to the mid s. Ismar David is the author of Five Megilloth and Jonah-PR-Hebrew/English ( avg rating, 5 ratings, 2 reviews, published ), Gates of the Seasons (/5(6).

While in New York to work on the Palestine Pavilion for the World’s Fair, he began negotiations with Intertype Corporation, but the war postponed any decision. It wasn’t until that David signed the contract and delivered the final drawings.

InIntertype issued 12 pt. David Hebrew book. His work as a designer of type, books, and architectural monuments, as well as his achievement as an illustrator and calligrapher, have placed him among the handful of graphic artists with a truly international reputation. Ismar David, a teacher all his life, made this his most significant instructional work.

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Edited By David Pankow. Ismar David made his career over a broad spectrum of applied art. His work is exciting, not merely because of its technical excellence, but because it resonates with clarity and color of a.

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