no. 1422

a Vandercook centenary letterpress poster

Letterpress Poster
designer: Harold Kyle. illustration: Jason Yoh. client: Boxcar Press.

the stats.
letterpress printing. French Speckletone Cement Green paper.
3 letterpress inks (black, red 032, opaque white).
printed on our Vandercook Universal I hand.

the pieces.
8 x 10 letterpress poster / invitation to our first open house . we were able to use the talents of one of our initial pressman Jason Yoh to illustrate a giant ape hurtling a Pearl #11 Improved treadle platen press (circa 1898). turnout was great. the giant ape, unfortunately, was a no-show.

Letterpress Poster
Letterpress Poster