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Pissarro, Lucien, 1863-1944 (painter and printer)

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Correspondence relating to the Brook type and Eragny Press of Lucien Pissarro, 1902-1964

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9824/D/28
Scope and Contents Folder 1 = Correspondence of Pissarro on the making of the Brook type in 1902. His correspondents are the Vale Press (C. Holmes), E. P. Prince, and P. M. Shanks & Sons. With this is another letter from Prince to Pissarro in 1915 Folder 2 = Correspondence between Crutchley and Esther Pissarro about her gift of the type to the University Press in 1948 Folder 3 = Photographic print of the original design for the Brook type; proofs of the type in Cambridge; and exchange of letters with...
Dates: 1902-1964
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