Historic Alphabet Selections Group R

Historic Alphabet Selections Group R

Historic Alphabets on the Granite Bay Graphic Design Website

“Architecture is the alphabet of giants; it is the largest set of symbols ever made to meet the eyes of men. A tower stands up like a sort of simplified stature, of much more than heroic size.”

Gilbert K. Chesterton

Alphabet Above: Sixteenth Century. France. Printed by Gering and Renault.

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.