Arts & Crafts Tall Specimen

Arts & Crafts Tall Specimen

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This letterpress poster has been produced to commemorate the P22 Arts & Crafts Tall font being cut as wood type by the Perescu Press/Wood Type Customs in Romania.

Printing was done at the Well Book Arts Center by Richard Kegler. The newly cut 8-line letters were hand set on a Vandercook proofing press and run with black, dark red and "Hunter" green inks on Cream colored paper.

• 12" x 18"
• Black, Dark Red, and Hunter Green ink
• Cream colored cover stock
• Signed and numbered
• Limited edition of only 75

The colophon reads: This type specimen features an alphabet designed by Dard Hunter for the Roycroft Press [circa 1900] as re-drawn for a digital type by James Grieshaber at P22 Type Foundry [2001] and made into wood type by Petrescu Press in Romania [2015] Printed at Wells Book arts Center, Aurora-on-Cayuga NY [2016]


Arts & Crafts Tall Specimen - $25.00 purchase
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