Historic Alphabet Selections Group D

Historic Alphabet Selections Group D

Historic Alphabets on the Granite Bay Graphic Design Website

“New friends may be poems but old friends are alphabets. Don’t forget the alphabets because you will need them to read the poems.”


Alphabet Above: Fifteenth century, Italian and Fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, printed in Venice by Matteo Capcasa, Tacuinus, Bonetus Locatellus and others.

Artwork above was scanned from the book “Historic Alphabets & Initials Woodcut & Ornamental” Edited by Carol Belanger Grafton. The book artwork is all in black and white. Colors applied by Granite Bay Design. Click any gallery image below to go to see that artwork.