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Hamlet Broadside

The classic verse of empowerment from Shakespeare's Hamlet stands out boldly when printed from historic metal type at the RIT Cary Collection. This broadside is typeset in Eve Heavy, designed by Rudolf Koch in the early 1920s for the Klingspor typefoundry. It is printed on a fine quality tan laid paper, suitable for framing.


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Letterpress Stationery, scholarly book
Letterpress Stationery, scholarly book

These beautiful, simple stationery sets are printed by hand in limited runs at the Cary Collection, drawing from our historical collection of metal and wood type. Sheets are blank, with a color illustration at top. Colors may vary. 4 sheets with envelopes.


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Letterpress Stationery, sun
Letterpress Stationery, sun

These beautiful, simple stationery sets are printed by hand in limited runs at the Cary Collection, drawing from our historical collection of metal and wood type. Sheets are blank, with a color illustration at top. Colors may vary. 4 sheets with envelopes.


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Cloister Initials Poster
Cloister Initials Poster

Printing was done at the Hamilton Wood Type and Printing Museum by Richard Kegler, during the APA Wayzgoose event. The newly cast 120 point initials were set up on a Vandercook proofing press and run with black ink on 100# Mohawk Superfine paper. The large G printed with silver ink is a photochemically etched block from the newly redrawn Goudy Initials. The colophon also printed in silver is hand set Bank Gothic and reads:


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Letterpress Stationery, bow & arrow
Letterpress Stationery, bow & arrow

These beautiful, simple stationery sets are printed by hand in limited runs at the Cary Collection, drawing from our historical collection of metal and wood type. Sheets are blank, with a color illustration at top. Colors may vary. 4 sheets with envelopes. 


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Letterpress Stationery, Sympathy
Letterpress Stationery, Sympathy

These beautiful, simple stationery sets are printed by hand in limited runs at the Cary Collection, drawing from our historical collection of metal and wood type. Sheets are blank, with a color illustration at top. Colors may vary. 4 sheets with envelopes.


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Letterpress Stationery, Thanks for Everything, Thanks for Nothing
Letterpress Stationery, Thanks for Everything, Thanks for Nothing
Letterpress Stationery, Thanks for Everything, Thanks for Nothing

These beautiful, simple stationery sets are printed by hand in limited runs at the Cary Collection, drawing from our historical collection of metal and wood type. Sheets are blank, with a color illustration at top. Colors may vary. 4 sheets with envelopes. Includes two "Thanks for Everything" and two "Thanks for Nothing."


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Greeting Cards: Jeannette Klute
Greeting Cards: Jeannette Klute
Greeting Cards: Jeannette Klute
Greeting Cards: Jeannette Klute

The focus of Jeannette Klute’s career at Eastman Kodak Company was on new discoveries in color photography, in particular, the Dye Transfer color process. These greeting cards feature four of her nature photographs. Set includes two each of four designs on matte paper, including envelopes. 

Klute's work is also featured in our book, Jeannette Klute: A Photographic Pioneer.


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Greeting Cards: W.H. Page Wood Type
Greeting Cards: W.H. Page Wood Type
Greeting Cards: W.H. Page Wood Type
Greeting Cards: W.H. Page Wood Type

Chromatic Wood Type This beautifully printed typographic arrangement appears in one of the rarest wood type catalogs of the 19th century. Specimens of Chromatic Wood Type, Borders, &c., Manufactured by Wm. H. Page & Co. Greenville, Conn., 1874. Held in the Melbert B. Cary, Jr. Graphic Arts Collection.

Cards printed in color on front, blank inside. 8 cards, 2 each of 4 designs with envelopes.

 


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Greeting Cards: Greek Ornament
Greeting Cards: Greek Ornament
Greeting Cards: Greek Ornament
Greeting Cards: Greek Ornament

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Ornaments from Greek and Etruscan vases found in the British Museum and the Louvre.

Owen Jones, The Grammar of Ornament, London, 1868.
Held in Melbert B. Cary, Jr. Graphic Arts Collection.

 

Cards printed in color on front, blank inside. 8 cards, 2 each of 4 designs with envelopes.

 


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