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Patterns, drawn and engraved on wood: PB 11-2004

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Patterns, drawn and engraved on wood


Illustrator: DePol, John
Contributor: Weber, Renée I.
Contributor: Wesely, Don
Publisher: Yellow Barn Press
Printer: Shaver, Neil
Binder (person): Campbell-Logan Bindery



By John DePol , introduction by Renée I. Weber ; appreciation by Don Wesely.

4 leaves at end have illustrations tipped on.
Each ill. is printed in a single coloured ink.

Xv, 39 p, [4] leaves : chiefly col. ill ; 25 cm.

Place(s) associated

  • Council Bluffs

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2003-05) by Dreyfus, John


Production date: AD 1986


"Printed on a Vandercook Press in the fall and winter of 1985 by Neil Shaver. The text is American Garamond set in 12 point Monotype by Mackenzie-Harris. Other display faces are Palatino and Delphian. The paper is Mohawk Superfine, an archival quality paper. The cover and end-sheet pattern papers are from examples also shown within the pages of the book. The Campbell-Logan Bindery put it all together. This is copy number [in ms] 58 of 150 copies in the edition."--Colophon. Inscription from Depol to John Dreyfus dated July 14th, 1986 verso of half-title page. Quarter bound in blue cloth with patterned paper sides; patterned endpages - front and back different designs.

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 11-2004
Primary reference Number: 99050
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 August 2012 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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