BTW: If you are interested in letterpress printing for any
type of communication let me know I can get you a discount!
Something new? The type is a fairly recent face by Emigre called Filosofia. It is a contemporary interpretation of Bodoni.
Something old? The illustration is by Geo. Bickham or one of his scribes from the late 1700’s. It comes from a clip-art collection by Dover Books. Clip-art or not they it is perfect! The only way I could imagine it a little better is if Mark Summers illustrated it.
Here is an ad that I am working on right now. Still needs some work, but you can see the context.
It sure is nice to work on projects like this! Make me feel lucky to be a designer. I will post some of the Zephyr Press portfolio soon.