CASLON 72pt 

Poster of 72pt Caslon Old Face titling.

44 x 34 cm, two colours, with the red spelling out the initials of the press, TBP. Limited to 30 numbered copies printed on Conqueror paper for the 2020 FPBA fair at Oxford. 

TALES OF A WHALE

Voyager to the Arctic Ocean for the Bodleian Library, printed in four colours on card using a Cropper treadle press, the impression was made very deep into 480gsm card giving it an almost 3D effect. 2019

La Famille Derisson 2019

 Lion de Marnes

After much research this family tree was drawn up and then over many hours it was composed on the bed of the Albion, a few copies were printed for private circulation.

This Printing Chapel

Broadside 2018

This verse was found in a book belonging to William H. Ungless, a printer from Eye in Suffolk, The Tudor Black Press has reprinted from the original 50 numbered copies. printed with Caslon Bodoni on stock card, size 25 x 16 cm.

Guten Abend, Gute Nacht

Written by Johannes Brahms

36pt Durer, 32 x 20.5 cm, 2017

Shakespeares Sonnet No.19

Printed using a Barrett Albion press of 1883 in 18pt Durer type cast by Gilbert Decorte, courtesy of Patrick Goossens.

Printed in German, translated 

by

Friedrich Bodrnstedt 1862.

 Size 27.5 x 20 cm

For the Bodleian Library 2016.

This Sonnet was chosen as it has a subtle connection with the press. 

© 2019 by Hugh Macfarlane. All rights reserved.

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