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Alphabet formed by Jesse Collins, Industrial Design Partnership, London, from Lettering of Today, 1937

A typeface worked by Jesse Collins showing what was described as a 'mechanically formed alphabet' suitable for display purposes. It was illustrated in the 1937 Studio book on 'Lettering of Today'.

 

The Industrial Design Partnership of 1935 - 40 was one of the UK's first multi-disciplinary design groups that included such designers as Milner Gray and Misha Black.

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Taken on January 31, 2010