One bundle Dard Hunter handmade hand cut deckle edges

Description:

Item is one miniature bundle of paper, fashioned from remnants of paper made by master papermaker Dard Hunter. Bundle is tied with red thread, and has label tied to it recording what it is.

Creator(s): Hunter, Dard
Creation Date: 1984  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection(s):
Miniature Book Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 52
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Creator (Other):
Hunter, Dard

Dard Hunter (born William Joseph Hunter) (November 29, 1883-February 20, 1966) Papermaker, printer, teacher, author, and maker of fine books. Hunter was active in the Arts and Crafts movement, and worked for the Roycrofters, Elbert Hubbard's workshop/colony. In 1912, Hunter built a papermill in New York, and was one of the few hand-made papermakers in the United States at that time. Not only one of the finest papermakers in the world, Hunter was also a prolific writer and scholar, and wrote numerous books in papermaking.

Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Massmann, Robert E.
Publisher Info: Robert E. Massmann, author, librarian, and publisher of miniature books under his imprint REM Miniatures. Massmann assembled a major collection of miniature books, and is a founding member of the Miniature Book Society.
Place of Publication: New Britain, Connecticut.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1984
  • Digitized: September 26, 2007
Description:

Item is one miniature bundle of paper, fashioned from remnants of paper made by master papermaker Dard Hunter. Bundle is tied with red thread, and has label tied to it recording what it is.

Physical Description:

1 bundle of paper, tied with thread, with attached label : ill. ; 33 x 7 x 6 mm.

Reverse of card signed by Robert E. Massmann.

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Partner:
UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
Collection:
Miniature Book Collection
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 62018733 |
  • CALL-NO: Z232.R64 B86 1984
  • UNTCAT: b2848184 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc3569
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
Rights:
Access: Public
License: Copyright
Holder: Robert E. Massmann
Statement: Copyright held by Robert E. Massmann. Material may not be reproduced without permission.