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The Resource Gold Rush : twenty-five wood engravings on a theme of the discovery and mining of gold in America, Africa, and Australia, by Barry Moser ; with a note on those prints by the artist

Gold Rush : twenty-five wood engravings on a theme of the discovery and mining of gold in America, Africa, and Australia, by Barry Moser ; with a note on those prints by the artist

Label
Gold Rush : twenty-five wood engravings on a theme of the discovery and mining of gold in America, Africa, and Australia
Title
Gold Rush
Title remainder
twenty-five wood engravings on a theme of the discovery and mining of gold in America, Africa, and Australia
Statement of responsibility
by Barry Moser ; with a note on those prints by the artist
Title variation
Gold rush engravings
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twenty-five prints which deal with the discovery and mining of gold in America, Africa, and Australia
Cataloging source
DRB
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
NE1112.M6
LC item number
A67 1985
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Gold Rush : twenty-five wood engravings on a theme of the discovery and mining of gold in America, Africa, and Australia, by Barry Moser ; with a note on those prints by the artist
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title statement and introductory text on 6 unbound leaves, printed in black, red, and orange; colophon on a final loose leaf
  • "Gold Rush was printed for the Arundel Press by Harold McGrath at the Hampshire Typothetae in West Hatfield, Massachusetts. The paper is Rives BFK. The type is Herman Zapf's Palatino. The whole was designed by Barry Moser. The printing was completed in the spring of 1985"--Colophon
  • Issued in a limited edition of 350 copies
  • All engravings signed in pencil by the artist
  • Issued in black cloth phase box; black leather spine stamped in gold with title "Gold rush engravings" and artist's name
  • Barry Moser's 25 original wood engraving blocks for Gold Rush are available in UCLA Library Special Collections; see Collection 1537, "Barry Moser Gold Rush Wood Engraving Blocks, ca. 1985," described in the Online Archive of California (OAC) website. Also available are original wood engraving blocks and proof prints for other Barry Moser works: see Collection 1383 ("Barry Moser Wood Engraving Blocks and Prints, ca. 19884"); and Collection 437 ("Vance Studley Collection of Barry Moser Prints, 1976-2006")
Dimensions
34 cm.
Extent
1 portfolio ([14] p., 25 leaves of plates)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is number four of an edition of 350; numbered and signed by the artist in ink. Purchase, Houle Rare Books, Los Angeles, Calif., 1985. Gift of Friends of the Library.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)15291671
  • ucoclc15291671
Label
Gold Rush : twenty-five wood engravings on a theme of the discovery and mining of gold in America, Africa, and Australia, by Barry Moser ; with a note on those prints by the artist
Publication
Note
  • Title statement and introductory text on 6 unbound leaves, printed in black, red, and orange; colophon on a final loose leaf
  • "Gold Rush was printed for the Arundel Press by Harold McGrath at the Hampshire Typothetae in West Hatfield, Massachusetts. The paper is Rives BFK. The type is Herman Zapf's Palatino. The whole was designed by Barry Moser. The printing was completed in the spring of 1985"--Colophon
  • Issued in a limited edition of 350 copies
  • All engravings signed in pencil by the artist
  • Issued in black cloth phase box; black leather spine stamped in gold with title "Gold rush engravings" and artist's name
  • Barry Moser's 25 original wood engraving blocks for Gold Rush are available in UCLA Library Special Collections; see Collection 1537, "Barry Moser Gold Rush Wood Engraving Blocks, ca. 1985," described in the Online Archive of California (OAC) website. Also available are original wood engraving blocks and proof prints for other Barry Moser works: see Collection 1383 ("Barry Moser Wood Engraving Blocks and Prints, ca. 19884"); and Collection 437 ("Vance Studley Collection of Barry Moser Prints, 1976-2006")
Dimensions
34 cm.
Extent
1 portfolio ([14] p., 25 leaves of plates)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is number four of an edition of 350; numbered and signed by the artist in ink. Purchase, Houle Rare Books, Los Angeles, Calif., 1985. Gift of Friends of the Library.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)15291671
  • ucoclc15291671

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