Catherine Ferguson, Craig W. Jensen, Dante Monotype, Domestic Etching, Donna Piers, engravings, letterpress, line engravings, New Mexico, Pamela Smith, pochoir, Press of the Palace of the Governors, Santa Fe, Somerset Cream, triptychs, University of Utah, watercolor
New World Saints: a collection of twenty-five…
Santa Fe, NM: Press of the Palace of the Governors, 1995
Z232.5 P7 F4 1995
Text by Spanish Colonial scholar Donna Piers. Pochoir by Palace Press staff. Text designed and printed letterpress by Pamela Smith. Illustrations from line engravings, hand-colored over a five year period. Twenty-six unbound die-cut sheets folded into triptychs set in Dante Monotype by Michael and Winifred Bixler, Skaneateles, New York. Triptychs are made of Somerset Cream paper. Prints are done on Domestic Etching papers. Hand-coloring with watercolors and pochoir process. Housed in an arched, tan cloth-covered box designed with double drop-spine covers to open like the doors of a church. Lined with Italian decorative print and gold papers. Boards held together with a metal closure on front. Box by Craig W. Jensen. Edition of one hundred and fifty copies, signed by the artist, author, and printer. University of Utah copy is no. 69.