Graphics standards manual / New York City Transit Authority.

by Vignelli, MassimoLooking glass; New York City Transit Authority [issuing body.]Looking glass; Unimark International [designer.]Looking glass.

Publisher: New York, New York : Standards Manual, LLC, [2015]Edition: Compact edition.Description: Approximately 356 pages, including 174 leaves (some folded) : illustrations ; 26 cm.ISBN: 9780692496954; 0692496955.Other title: New York City Transit Authority : graphics standards manual; Title on dust jacket: 1970 New York City Transit Authority graphics standards manual.Subject(s): New York City Transit AuthorityLooking glass | Local transit -- New York (State) -- New YorkLooking glass | Graphic artsLooking glass | Graphic arts -- Handbooks, manuals, etcLooking glass | Visual communicationLooking glass | Visual communication -- Handbooks, manuals, etcLooking glass | Signs and signboards -- New York (State) -- New YorkLooking glass | Subways -- New York (State) -- New YorkLooking glassNote: Reprint of 1970 New York Transit Authority publication. First published in 2014 as a full-size reissue by Standards Manual, LLC.;
All images of the Graphics Standards Manual contained in this publication have been scanned from the private collection of Massimo & Lella Vignelli, generously provided by their son, Luca Vignelli.;
"Designed by Unimark International, New York 1970.";
Created by Jesse Reed, Hamish Smyth.;
Edition statement and publication date from dust jacket.
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The NYCTA Graphics Standards Manual contains scans of Massimo Vignelli and Bob Noorda's (Unimark) modernist masterpiece. The manual describes the design and construction for the iconic NYC subway signs that we still see and use.

Reprint of 1970 New York Transit Authority publication. First published in 2014 as a full-size reissue by Standards Manual, LLC.

All images of the Graphics Standards Manual contained in this publication have been scanned from the private collection of Massimo & Lella Vignelli, generously provided by their son, Luca Vignelli.

"Designed by Unimark International, New York 1970."

Created by Jesse Reed, Hamish Smyth.

Edition statement and publication date from dust jacket.

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