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The Resource Portraits : one hundred and sixty-one portraits of friends, family, artists, architects, writers, poets, and composers engraved on wood & Resingrave by Barry Moser from 1970 to 2006 and collected here for the first time, by Barry Moser ; introduction by Ann Patchett ; afterword by Barry Moser

Portraits : one hundred and sixty-one portraits of friends, family, artists, architects, writers, poets, and composers engraved on wood & Resingrave by Barry Moser from 1970 to 2006 and collected here for the first time, by Barry Moser ; introduction by Ann Patchett ; afterword by Barry Moser

Label
Portraits : one hundred and sixty-one portraits of friends, family, artists, architects, writers, poets, and composers engraved on wood & Resingrave by Barry Moser from 1970 to 2006 and collected here for the first time
Title
Portraits
Title remainder
one hundred and sixty-one portraits of friends, family, artists, architects, writers, poets, and composers engraved on wood & Resingrave by Barry Moser from 1970 to 2006 and collected here for the first time
Statement of responsibility
by Barry Moser ; introduction by Ann Patchett ; afterword by Barry Moser
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
SNN
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
NE1112.M67
LC item number
A4 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Portraits : one hundred and sixty-one portraits of friends, family, artists, architects, writers, poets, and composers engraved on wood & Resingrave by Barry Moser from 1970 to 2006 and collected here for the first time, by Barry Moser ; introduction by Ann Patchett ; afterword by Barry Moser
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Sixty copies of Portraits were printed letterpress by Vance Studley at his studio in Pasadena, California. Of the sixty copies printed, only twenty copies are for sale, the remaining copies being held by Messrs Studley and Moser ... Numbers 1 to 20 were held by Mr. Moser, numbers 21 to 40 were held by Mr. Studley, and numbers 41 to 60 were offered to the public ... The concept and design is the joint work of the two men. The typeface is Rialto ... The pages of text are printed on 80 pound Mohawk Superfine, Soft White. The engravings are printed on 70 pound Classic Crest, Natural ... The clamshell boxes were fabricated by Kater-Crafts bookbinders in Pico Rivera, California. All of the impressions were printed from the original blocks, which explains the checks, scratches, and cancellation marks in a few of the older images. Of the one hundred and sixty-one engravings, forty-nine were engraved especially for this presentation and are so noted by the number (1) on index of names sheet. Others were commissions that have never been printed before and are indicated by the number (2) on its title sheet....The reprints of the out of print, canceled images are identified by the number (3). The reprints of the scarce and out of print images are indicated by the number (4)"--Colophon
  • Each portrait is signed by the artist, and has subject's name and dates lightly blind-stamped below
  • Portraits issued in gold-stamped, black chemise, laid into a matching black cloth drop-spine case lined with ocher paper, and stamped in gold
Dimensions
32 cm in box 34 x 26 cm.
Extent
1 portfolio ([17] leaves, [161] leaves of plates)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is number 60 of the edition of 60 copies; signed in pencil by Ann Patchett, Vance Studley, and Barry Moser. Purchase, Vance Studley, 2011.
Other physical details
chiefly ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)173282159
  • ucoclc173282159
Label
Portraits : one hundred and sixty-one portraits of friends, family, artists, architects, writers, poets, and composers engraved on wood & Resingrave by Barry Moser from 1970 to 2006 and collected here for the first time, by Barry Moser ; introduction by Ann Patchett ; afterword by Barry Moser
Publication
Note
  • "Sixty copies of Portraits were printed letterpress by Vance Studley at his studio in Pasadena, California. Of the sixty copies printed, only twenty copies are for sale, the remaining copies being held by Messrs Studley and Moser ... Numbers 1 to 20 were held by Mr. Moser, numbers 21 to 40 were held by Mr. Studley, and numbers 41 to 60 were offered to the public ... The concept and design is the joint work of the two men. The typeface is Rialto ... The pages of text are printed on 80 pound Mohawk Superfine, Soft White. The engravings are printed on 70 pound Classic Crest, Natural ... The clamshell boxes were fabricated by Kater-Crafts bookbinders in Pico Rivera, California. All of the impressions were printed from the original blocks, which explains the checks, scratches, and cancellation marks in a few of the older images. Of the one hundred and sixty-one engravings, forty-nine were engraved especially for this presentation and are so noted by the number (1) on index of names sheet. Others were commissions that have never been printed before and are indicated by the number (2) on its title sheet....The reprints of the out of print, canceled images are identified by the number (3). The reprints of the scarce and out of print images are indicated by the number (4)"--Colophon
  • Each portrait is signed by the artist, and has subject's name and dates lightly blind-stamped below
  • Portraits issued in gold-stamped, black chemise, laid into a matching black cloth drop-spine case lined with ocher paper, and stamped in gold
Dimensions
32 cm in box 34 x 26 cm.
Extent
1 portfolio ([17] leaves, [161] leaves of plates)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is number 60 of the edition of 60 copies; signed in pencil by Ann Patchett, Vance Studley, and Barry Moser. Purchase, Vance Studley, 2011.
Other physical details
chiefly ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)173282159
  • ucoclc173282159

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