Della Robia Papers: Suggestions for Their Use Together with a Short Treatise on the Work of Della Robia.

United States Envelope Company Pennell, Joseph & Wilson, Edward A. (illustrator)

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Place Published: Springfield
Publisher: P.P. Kellogg & Company
Date Published: 1926

Description: Slim folio, orange cloth with inset embossed cover vignette. A nice copy of this rather extravagant trade cataloge of Della Robia fine paper. Contains tipped in color samples of paper and also several samples of envelopes, along with 7 full-page artworks on the different papers which were commissioned for this work. Springfield, MA: P.P. Kellogg & Company, 1926. First edition. A very good copy of this unusual book.

Comments: Book was designed by OW Jaquish and printed by William Edwin Rutledge. It contains 7 commissioned works, the highlight being an original etched view of Pittsburgh (8" x 11") by Joseph Pennell (his last commissioned work before his death); also an aquatone brochure cover and an embossed virkotype cover design by OW Jaquish; a photographic illustration by Jerry Drew; an original color woodblock by CB Falls; an original color line plate by Adolph Treidler; an original color line plate cover design by Edward A. Wilson.

Edition: First
Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 252114

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I just received my book today, and I wanted to thank you for the very prompt shipping. I was especially happy (and a little surprised) to see that you upgraded the shipment to UPS Ground. As to the condition of the book you are right; it is a solid Very Good, at least. Thank you all around for your professionalism. - J.N.
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