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Walter Pater Poster

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Walter Pater Poster

Hand printed on custom stock, this poster features a classic quotation from English essayist and literary critic Walter Pater. From Wikipedia: The principles of what would be known as the Aesthetic Movement were partly traceable to him, and his effect was particularly felt on one of the movement’s leading proponents, Oscar Wilde, who paid tribute to him in The Critic as Artist (1891). Among art critics influenced by Pater were Bernard Berenson, Roger Fry, Kenneth Clark and Richard Wollheim. In literature some of the early Modernists such as Marcel Proust, James Joyce, W. B. Yeats, Ezra...

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“The Art & Craft of Textile Design 1860-1920” Poster

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“The Art & Craft of Textile Design 1860-1920” Poster

Hand printed on custom stock, “The Art & Craft of Textile Design – 1860-1920” poster was created to commemorate the special 2008 exhibit at the Pasadena Museum of History curated by Ann Chaves, wife of The Clinker Press’ Andre Chaves. Ann served as the curator for this exhibition, which is covered more extensively here. From the site: “One of the main reasons I am so attracted to this particular period of textile design is the sophistication and the thought process that went into their creation,” says Chaves. The Arts and Crafts textile movement came about after...

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“Bauhaus” Poster

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“Bauhaus” Poster

Hand printed on custom stock, this poster was created to commemorate the Grove Park Inn Arts & Crafts Conference in 2011. The event featured a lecture by The Clinker Press’ Andre Chaves, entitled “Consequences of The Arts & Crafts Movement.” The poster features classic Bauhaus iconography and the famed quote from Walter Gropius: “Only work which is the product of inner compulsion can have Spiritual meaning.” Extremely limited production, this poster features classic letterpress texture and print quality.   Priced at $40   Click on the image...

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“Decoration is Disguise – Le Corbusier” Poster

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“Decoration is Disguise – Le Corbusier” Poster

Hand printed on custom stock, this poster was created to commemorate the Grove Park Inn Arts & Crafts Conference in 2011. The event featured a lecture by The Clinker Press’ Andre Chaves, entitled “Consequences of The Arts & Crafts Movement.” Extremely limited production, this poster features iconic art from the period and features classic letterpress texture and print quality.   Priced at $40   Click on the image for a larger view Decoration is Disguise – Le Corbusier...

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“Futurismo” Poster

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“Futurismo” Poster

Hand-printed on custom stock, this poster was created to commemorate the Grove Park Inn Arts & Crafts Conference, which focused on “Consequences of the Arts & Crafts Movement, in 2011. The event featured a lecture by The Clinker Press’ Andre Chaves.   Priced at $40   Click on the image for a larger view Futurismo...

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