- Tuscaloosa, AL: Legacy Press, 2000.
- large 8vo.
- quarter cloth, pattern paper-covered boards.
- 154+(1), followed by 5 tipped in specimens, (1) pages.
Price: $300.00 other currencies
Order Nr. 60925
Limited to 115 numbered copies, signed by both authors. This book contains 117 wood-engraved designs by John DePol that were orginally used to create pattern papers. These images are reproduced as originally conceived by DePol in beautiful black and white. Accompanying these images is an autobiographical sketch, an essay on the history of black & white patterns, the publication history of the images and patterns, and a bibliography. Also includes five tipped-in color specimens of published pattern papers. Set in Diotima type and hand-printed in black and red on Mohawk Superfine Ultrawhite Smooth paper from polymer plates.