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25 x 23 mm.
© Press of George C. Domke
Printer/Publisher: Press of George C. Domke. Domke, George C. Art Institute of Chicago
Country: Illinois (U.S.) City: Chicago Date: 1950
Keywords: faces
Mottoes, Text:
Names, Initials: George C. Domke Master Printer
Device Designer: Metzl, Ervine, 1899- . Carter, Joseph.
Device Reference: Weygand, J.L. Collection of pressmarks p. 91
Go to Page: 90 91
Usage Period:
Notes: "Down in the basement of the Art Institute of Chicago, George C. Domke maintains a press (a 10x15 hand fed platen) which, while not a strictly private one, is operated in the spirit of the private press fraternity. His device is a caricature of the printer by Ervine A. Metzl, with lettering by Joseph Carter." © James Lamar Weygand
Weygand, James Lamar.
A collection of pressmarks gathered from America's private presses and from others not so private.
Nappanee, Ind., Private Press of the Indiana Kid, 1956.
Location: University of Florida