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Swung weight / Angela Gardner, Ampersand Duck
Bib ID 6297301
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Gardner, Angela, author artist
 
Description [Canberra, A.C.T.] : Ampersand Duck, 2012 
1 broadside ; 21 x 61 cm 
Summary

A poem letterpress printed in Garamond English 12 point with title in Castellar 24 point and embossed clouds in random woodtype. The broadside was set and printed in a single day, as the poet had a plane to catch.

Notes

Caption title.

Limited edition of 25 copies. Signed by the two artists.

"Early before the hills, / blue skies just cover / modestly by number as / dumb hydaulics climb / the weight of air ... ".

Letterpress on Rives BFK paper. Poem by Angela Gardner, set and printed by Angela Gardner and Caren Florance.

Library's copy is no. 6/25.

Subjects Letterpress printing -- Australia -- Specimens.  |  Broadsides -- Australian Capital Territory -- Canberra -- Specimens.  |  Clouds in art.  |  Australian poetry -- 21st century.  |  Prints, Australian -- Australia.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Ampersand Duck, artist

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