Granary Books, 1990. Item #GB_11
6 1/2 x 11 in., 8 pp., wrappers.
Letterpress-printed catalog with two loose color reproductions in tipped-in envelopes from an exhibition at Granary Books (Sept. 6–Oct. 27, 1990). Includes an exhibition checklist and essays by Walter Hamady and Steven Clay. Designed and printed letterpress by Walter Tisdale at Tatlin Books. Folded and glued sheets. This is from an edition of 200 copies, of which approx. are 75 hors commerce and 125 are for sale. As new.
ABOUT WALTER HAMADY: Walter Hamady (b. 1940) is an American artist, book designer, papermaker, poet, and teacher. He is especially known for his innovative efforts in letterpress printing, bookbinding, and papermaking. In the mid-1960s, he founded The Perishable Press Limited and the Shadwell Papermill, and soon after joined the faculty at the University of Wisconsin at Madison, where he taught for more than thirty years.