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ID: 500097146
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/ulan/500097146

 
Record Type: Person
Bodoni, Giambattista (Italian typographer, printer, publisher, 1740-1813)

Note: Bodoni was born into a family of typographers, and first worked as typesetter in the Vatican's Propaganda Fide, then Stamperia Reale for the Duke of Parma. He opened his own type foundry in 1770. In 1782 Charles III of Spain appointed Bodoni court typographer. In 1818, Bodoni's widow published a two-volume "Manuale tipografico," a collection of his life's work. He is considered an innovator in 18th century type design.

Names:
Bodoni, Giambattista (preferred,V,index,LC)
Giambattista Bodoni (V,display)
Bodoni, Giovanni Battista (V)
Bodoni, Jean Baptiste (V)
Bodonius, Iohannes Baptista (V)
Iohannem Baptistam Bodonium (V)

Nationalities:
Italian (preferred)

Roles:
printer (preferred)
publisher
typographer
engraver (printmaker)

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  Saluzzo (Cuneo province, Piedmont, Italy) (inhabited place)
Died:  Parma (Parma province, Emilia-Romagna, Italy) (inhabited place)

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Bodoni, Giambattista (I)

Biographies:
(Italian typographer, printer, publisher, 1740-1813) ..... [BHA Preferred]
(Italian typographer, 1740-1813) ..... [Grove Art]

Additional Names:

Sources and Contributors:
Bodoni, Giambattista ........ [BHA Preferred, Grove Art Preferred, VP Preferred]
..........................................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
..........................................  Friedl, Typography (1998) 134
..........................................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
..........................................  Grove Art Online (2003-2008) accessed 6 July 2007
..........................................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-) 50010063; accessed 6 July 2007
Bodoni, Giovanni Battista ........ [VP]
...................................................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-)
Bodoni, Jean Baptiste ........ [VP]
...........................................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-)
Bodonius, Iohannes Baptista ........ [VP]
.......................................................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-)
Giambattista Bodoni ........ [VP]
........................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Iohannem Baptistam Bodonium ........ [VP]
.......................................................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-)

Subject: ........ [BHA, Gallery Systems, Grove Art, VP]
....................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
....................  Dizionario biografico degli Italiani (1960)
....................  Enciclopedia Italiana di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti (1949-1951)
....................  Friedl, Typography (1998) 134
....................  Gallery Systems (2000-) LOC ID: n50010063
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
....................  Grove Art Online (2003-2008) accessed 6 July 2007
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) LOC ID: n50010063
....................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-) 50010063; accessed 6 July 2007
....................  Thieme-Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der K√ľnstler (1980-1986)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Friedl, Typography (1998) 134
.......... Grove Art Online (2003-2008) accessed 6 July 2007
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