Eric Gill

Eric Gill

British sculptor, type designer, typographer
The shapes of letters do not derive their beauty from any sensual or sentimental reminiscences. No one can say that the O’s roundness appeals to us only because it is like that of an apple or of a girl’s breast or of the full moon. Letters are things, not pictures of things.More Eric Gill quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Letters are things, not pictures of things.More Eric Gill quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Legibility, in practice, amounts simply to what one is accustomed to.More Eric Gill quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If you look after truth and goodness, beauty looks after herself.More Eric Gill quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The artist is not a different kind of person, but every person is a different kind of artistMore Eric Gill quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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