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The Center for Book Arts
Art Library Rare Books Collection N7433.3 .V36 2009 box 11.2

In celebration of the hundredth anniversary of the Vandercook proof press, thirty artists were invited to submit a sample of their work with a description of their technique. These samples include text and illustrations using a variety of methods and printing surfaces. Five unbound pamphlets of Vandercook exercises and procedures, three of which — Vandercook troubleshooting, hand composition, and printing type and polymer — were created by students during three separate workshops at the Center for Book Arts in New York and are housed in a printed wrapper.