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Subway ceramics

ahistory and iconography of mosaic and bas relief signs and plaques in the New York City subway system

by Lee Stookey

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Published by L. Stookey in Brattleboro, Vt .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tiles -- New York (N.Y.) -- Themes, motives.,
  • Subways -- Decoration -- New York (N.Y.)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLee Stookey.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK4670.7.U52
    The Physical Object
    Pagination95 p. :
    Number of Pages95
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21928637M
    ISBN 100963548611

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Write a review. Andrea rated it it was amazing review of another edition/5. Additional History Resources for the New York Subway Mosaics "The (Mostly) True Story of Helvetica and the New York City Subway" - an online article on the subway system's signage by Paul Shaw, great pictures of subway signage, history, etc.

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Many New York City Subway stations are decorated with colorful ceramic plaques and tile mosaics. Of these, many take the form of signs, identifying the station's location.

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