Translation of colophon in Spanish:


logotipo, n.

Pronunciation /ˈkɒləf(ə)n//ˈkɑləˌfɑn//ˈkɑləfən/


  • 1

    (de una editorial) logotipo masculine
    • Caxton learned to print in Bruges, using Burgundian styles, texts, and machines, so the earliest English books have a Burgundian feel, most evident in typefaces, layouts, and colophons.
    • Baskin redesigned Blake for the Rainbow Press's colophon.
    • The jacket also serves as the cover of the book and once that is taken off, what you usually get is a volume bound in plain rexine, with the title, author and publisher's colophon embossed on the spine.
    • In his long commentary on that adage, Erasmus described the genesis and significance of the anchor and dolphin in the Aldine colophon.
    • Old colophons on school books sport two sorts of logo: oblong whorls, rococo scrolls - both in worn morocco.
    • Expect a new banner this week and changes to the colophon.
  • 2archaic

    colofón masculine
    • A note in the colophon material states that this comes from a collaborative text-sound installation.
    • He is named in the colophon as one of the publishers and Isaac is named on the title page as the printer.
    • The names of some of his patrons are known through his colophons, and it is probable that he primarily earned his living by being a teacher in the richer circles, rather than as a scribe.
    • It is hoped that the author's creation will ultimately be wrapped in the appropriate robes of ritual: a stiff hardcover binding with a glossy dust jacket, acid-free paper and perhaps a colophon page.
    • Many books have colophons at the end giving the name of one or more scribes, and sometimes giving the names of patrons.
    • The provenance is no longer legible in the colophon.
    • Caxton's prefaces, colophons, and epilogues in particular are self-conscious about authorship, purpose, genre, sources, patronage, medium, and technique.
    • This page, the colophon, contains the name of the artist, the date of completion, and the name of the person who commissioned the book.