The Artist in America

The Artist in America

W.A. Dwiggins, New York, New York, 1942

Description

Twenty-four Close-Ups of Contemporary Printmakers.

Collections: Fifty Books of the Year (1943)
Discipline: Book design
Format: Book

Credits

Designer
W.A. Dwiggins
Author
Carl Zigrosser
Size
7 x 10 inches
Pages
238
Price
$5.00
Typefaces
Linotype Caledonia, 11 point, 5 point leading, American Type Founders Baskerville and Bulmer (title page), Monotype Cochin (other display), 27 x 46.5 picas
Compositor
The Plimpton Press
Printers
The Plimpton Press (letterpress), Beck Engraving Company (sheet-fed gravure)
Printing methods
letterpress, sheet-fed gravure (reproduced woodcuts)
Illustrations
engravings, etchings, drypoints, lithographs, woodcuts reproduced in sheet-fed gravure
Papers
Warren Eggshell, bright white eggshell wove, sub. 70 (text), Madison Gravure, white (illustrations)
Binder
The Plimpton Press
Binding
Smyth sewn, bound between boards covered with Holliston Buckram English finish
Stamping
imitation gold (on binding)
Publisher
Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.
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