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The River

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2010
Perkolator Press

http://www.perkolatorpress.com/

The brief text intertwines two narratives centered on the artist's father.
Illustrations printed in blue, gray, green and yellow. Includes one folded leaf. Bound in paper-covered boards with black cloth on spine; a vignette of a covered bridge is on front cover.
"I printed The River during my time as master printer in residence at Penland School of Crafts, February 2010. The images are based on photographs I took of the Broad and French Broad rivers in North Carolina in the summer of 2008 ... Letterpress printed from metal types and reduction linoleum on Nideggen paper. Cover image is a scratch negative photopolymer plate"--Colophon.

Title

The River

Creator

Publisher

Perkolator Press

Date

2010

Description

http://www.perkolatorpress.com/

The brief text intertwines two narratives centered on the artist's father.
Illustrations printed in blue, gray, green and yellow. Includes one folded leaf. Bound in paper-covered boards with black cloth on spine; a vignette of a covered bridge is on front cover.
"I printed The River during my time as master printer in residence at Penland School of Crafts, February 2010. The images are based on photographs I took of the Broad and French Broad rivers in North Carolina in the summer of 2008 ... Letterpress printed from metal types and reduction linoleum on Nideggen paper. Cover image is a scratch negative photopolymer plate"--Colophon.

Rights

Courtesy of the artist

Source

Vanderbilt University Special Collections, Southern Civilization Collection

Files

http://libexh.library.vanderbilt.edu/impomeka/artists-books-df-brown/perkolator-river-L.jpg

Citation

Pirkle, Amy, “The River,” Gallery, accessed September 21, 2021, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/1256.