MacDonald Gill

Recent articles about MacDonald Gill

Anglo-Saxon latitudes

Issue 97, Autumn 2018


The London transport maps designed by MacDonald (Max) Gill can be regarded as…

A tale of two diagrams

Issue 83, Summer 2012


MacDonald Gill at ‘Mind the Map’ in London

Recent blog posts by MacDonald Gill

Type Tuesday: Max Gill, Adam Dant, City ID and maps

30 November 2018

Come to Type Tuesday at St Bride for an unforgettable evening of art, illustration, lettering and typography for maps. Plus free glass of fizz
The next Type Tuesday is ‘Max Gill and maps’ at St Bride Library, and we hope that many of you will be joining us for the final Eye event of the year.

Gill sans Eric

6 June 2011

Brighton show will put MacDonald ‘Max’ Gill back on the map.
One could be forgiven for not knowing that Eric Gill had a brother. MacDonald ‘Max’ Gill (1884-1947) has been overshadowed by the legacy of his elder sibling writes Alexander Ecob. (A matter further complicated by Max’s 1946 marriage to Priscilla Johnston, the daughter of Eric’s mentor Edward Johnston.)