The Private Press & Typefoundry of Paul Hayden Duensing
The Private Press & Typefoundry of Paul Hayden Duensing
The Private Press & Typefoundry of Paul Hayden Duensing
The Private Press & Typefoundry of Paul Hayden Duensing
The Private Press & Typefoundry of Paul Hayden Duensing
The Private Press & Typefoundry of Paul Hayden Duensing
The Private Press & Typefoundry of Paul Hayden Duensing
The Private Press & Typefoundry of Paul Hayden Duensing
The Private Press & Typefoundry of Paul Hayden Duensing
The Private Press & Typefoundry of Paul Hayden Duensing
The Private Press & Typefoundry of Paul Hayden Duensing

The Private Press & Typefoundry of Paul Hayden Duensing

Athens, GA: 2001. On June 9, 2001 a gathering of printers, binders, collectors, and friends gathered to celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Private Press and Typefoundry of Paul Hayden Duensing. Mr. Duensing (1929-2006) was a master printer and typographer who greatly influenced typography in the 20th century. Together the group presented to Mr. Duensing a boxed suite of beautiful limited edition broadsides printed by friends and colleagues from around the globe. The collection given to Mr. Duensing was housed in a handmade box by Greg Campbell of the Campbell-Logan Bindery. All of the participants were given copies of the broadsides, held in a large envelope. There were 33 broadsides plus a drawing and photograph of Mr. Duensing. They all celebrated his achievements and even more, offered tributes to his collegiality and generosity. The broadsides are printed on various fine papers in equally various type faces. The contributors included Hermann Zapf, Timothy Hawley, Roland Hoover, Christopher Manson, Stan Nelson, Arvind Patel, Robin Price and Will Rueter. The collection includes a description of the celebration with two photos of Mr. Duensing,a list of participants, and a thank you letter he sent to Roland Hoover. In fine condition in a creased and worn white envelope. Broadsides measure 9.5 x 12.5 inches. PRI/042020. Fine.

Item #34000

Price: $400.00