The most comprehensive historical account of the signwriting (sign painting) trade published in the modern era. Tony Lewery's account is centred on the history in the UK, including traditions within this such as the characteristic work found on canals and funfairs.
The richly-illustrated book has chapters on sign painting education, lettering, lettering effects, faux finishes, and more. It is the book buy if you want an in-depth primer on the history of the craft itself.
- 185 x 240 mm (7.3 x 9.5 in)
- Softcover, 144 pages
- 440 g (15.5 oz)
- ISBN: 0-7153-2103-X
- Published in paperback 2005
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