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Building: Alphabetical Wonders

           

           

In Bologna, Italy in 1839, decorative artist Antonio Basoli published a fantastic set of lithographs for his book, Alfabeto Pittorico (Pictorial
Alphabet, or a collection of pictorial thoughts composed of objects
beginning with the individual letters of the alphabet). 
His elaborate architectural drawings of twenty-four letters of the alphabet and one ampersandbecame later known as Basoli’s Alphabet.

(source: http://letterology.blogspot.com/2011/08/alphabetical-wonders.html)

 

 

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  1. Ceejay Writer Ceejay Writer August 29, 2011

    *clutches heart, dies happy*

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