Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: MSS 6804
Scope and Contents Contains the papers, research notes, article drafts, and professional correspondence of Kay Amert. The bulk of Amert's research papers focus on the work of Simon de Colines (died 1576), a sixteenth-century Renaissance printer based in Paris, France. The collection includes detailed notes on individual books from the Estienne and Colines presses, especially the types used. The books she studied are housed in various library collections worldwide. This collection also contains the draft of...
Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6804 Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains photographs, negatives, and photocopies of sixteenth-century type fonts taken or ordered by Kay Amert, as well as order forms and correspondence regarding these images. Materials date from between 1995 and 2007.
Series — Box 8: Series 4; Series 5; Series 6; Series 7 , Folder: 6
Identifier: MSS 6804 Series 6
Scope and Contents Contains Kay Amert's notes on printing marques. These notes largely consist of photocopies of printing marques, organized by style. Styles represented in this series include Soleil d'or, Silhouetted, Lorraine cross, Tory style, and Criblée ground. Materials date from between 1994 and 2005.