The Plantin Press. Frank Irwin.
The Plantin Press.
(Hillside Press)

The Plantin Press.

Pennell, Joseph (illus.)

Buffalo, NY: Hillside Press, 1978. 45pp. One of 325 copies signed by the author and publisher, Frank Irwin. With several black & white illustrations, including one a double-page spread, by Joseph Pennell. The artist made these sketches while visiting the famed Plantin Press shortly after it was purchased by the city of Antwerp and turned into a museum in the late nineteenth century. The illustrations originally accompanied a magazine article about the museum by Theodore De Vinne. Fine in tan and white leatherette, with gilt design on the front cover and gilt lettering to the spine. (2 5/16 by 1 7/8; 58x48mm). Item #28923

Price: $40.00

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