a) the image is a type relief, its the sign of a shop from the 1898, the shops name is “butler”.
c)location: syracuse, New York
from the late 19th century
it seems to advertise the store
its interesting to see these kinds of things from over a century ago
a) photographed type, handmade.
the image seems to be of the word “Helvetica” but with different mark making and illustrations between the letters.
it seems very playful and experimental.
b) 0% persuasive
c) seems like its from everywhere but mainly focused around Europe.
its a very interesting way of looking at type.
the artist is oded ezer.