OAK KNOLL FEST 1994, A BOOK ARTS DAY.
OAK KNOLL FEST 1994, A BOOK ARTS DAY.
OAK KNOLL FEST 1994, A BOOK ARTS DAY.
OAK KNOLL FEST 1994, A BOOK ARTS DAY.

OAK KNOLL FEST 1994, A BOOK ARTS DAY.

(Private Press).

Cloth portfolio with paper cover label containing 10 9 x 12 letter press printed posters issued in celebration of Oak Knoll Fest '94 held in New Castle on October 5th.

  • New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press, 1994.
  • folio
  • cloth portfolio with paper cover label.

Price: $500.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 40696

Issued in only 50 sets of which 38 are for sale. Each printer was given the same text to incorporate in a poster celebrating this exhibition of private press books. They added their own design concepts and illustrations and chose type and paper. The following presses participated in this project: Bird & Bull Press (who also printed the paper cover label), John Depol (printed by Bowne & Co), Good Book Press, Midnight Paper Sales, Pentagram Press, Press of Appletree Alley, Press of the Sea Turtle, Stone House Press, Whittington Press and Yellow Barn Press. Wood engravings by John DePol. With some stunning uses of color.

Broadside by Press of the Sea Turtle has offsetting. The bottom edge of the front panel of the cloth portfolio has been bumped. Else a fine copy.