Prints & Books – Limited edition letterpress & linocuts

The Twa Corbies [1825]
Linoleum block & letterpress. 8″ x 13″. Image by T. Arthur White. Introduction by T. Arthur White. Verse traditional, recorded by Allan Cunningham in 1825. Set in 36, 24, & 18 pt. Italian Old Style & 14 pt. Goudy Text. Printed on 90 lb. Arnhem paper. Edition of 20. Copyright 2020 by T. Arthur White.


He climbed to the top of the dung heap
Linoleum block & letterpress. 4″x6.” Image & verse by T. Arthur White. Set in 12 pt. Jenson Old Style. Printed on 90 lb Arnhem paper. Edition of 20. Copyright 2020 by T. Arthur White.


Black as black might be … 
Photoengraving & letterpress. 5 1/2″ x 10 1/2.” Image by T. Arthur White. Verse excerpted from The Two Ravens, written down in the Scottish Highlands & published by Allan Cunningham in 1825. Set in 24 pt. & 16 pt. Poliphilus. Printed on 70 lb. Rives paper. Edition of 20. Copyright 2020 by T. Arthur White.


Love’s Apostate
Photo-engraving & letterpress. 7″ x 9 1/2.” Image by T. Arthur White, based on a traditional 16th century early printed book border. Verse by T. Arthur White. Set in 24 pt. & 16 pt. Poliphilus. Printed on 70 lb. Gutenberg paper. Edition of 20. Copyright 2019 by T. Arthur White.


Persephone’s Poem
Photoengraving & letterpress. 5″ x 6 3/4.” Image is a decorative capital found in a junk shop in the Amana Colonies, Iowa. Verse by T. Arthur White. Set in 18 pt. Centaur. Printed on 90 lb. Rives paper. Edition of 40. Copyright 2000 by T. Arthur White.


A Lament for Cullen’s Hound
Photoengraving & letterpress. 8″ x 9 3/4.” Image drawn by T. Arthur White based on traditional Celtic designs. Verse by T. Arthur White. Set in 14 pt. Colm Cille. Printed on 90 lb Somerset. Edition of 25. Copyright 2000 by T. Arthur White.


Cut Green Wood
Linoleum block & letterpress. 6 1/2″ x 10.” Image and verse by T. Arthur White. Set in 36 pt. Lydia. Printed on 90 lb. Stonehenge. Edition of 35. Copyright 2000 by T. Arthur White.


Title page of The Selfish Giant Giant [unbound leaf]
Photoengraving and letterpress. Story by Oscar Wilde. Set in 24 pt. and 16 pt. Poliphilus. Printed on 70 lbs. Rives. Edition of 100. Story in the public domain. Image copyright by T. Arthur White, 2000.


Cover of The Selfish Giant
Story by Oscar Wilde. Image by T. Arthur White. 4″ x 6.”  Bound on cords with leather & oak. Set in 24 pt. and 16 pt. Poliphilus. Printed on 70 lbs. Rives. Edition of 100. Story in the public domain. Image copyright by T. Arthur White, 2000.