Industry & Genius

Industry & Genius is a monument by David Patten to commemorate John Baskerville

 

On the columns of Portland Stone are reversed bronze letters spelling Virgil, the Roman poet whose works were printed by Baskerville in the famous typeface that bears his name, in 1757.

 

On the columns of Portland Stone are reversed bronze letters spelling Virgil, the Roman poet whose works were printed by Baskerville in the famous typeface that bears his name, in 1757.

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Taken on October 5, 2007