John Ruskin at St. Mark's, Venice
St Mark's Basilica
in Venice is the most extraordinary place. It takes the prose of someone like
John Ruskin, who was of course ecstatic about its architecture, to fully capture
the madness of it all.
18pt Caslon Old Face from the Stephenson Blake foundry printed on a quarter-sheet of
hand-made paper from Cartiera Amatruda, Amalfi. John Thornton illustrated our
Venice Visited and he has redone the pochoir image from its title page on
this poster. 34*49cm. £25.