Letterpress & Binding Studio

Charles van Sandwyk

An interim bibliography 1983-2000
Charles van Sandwyk (Heavenly Monkey & CVS Fine Arts 2000)

The first book published by Heavenly Monkey. Descriptions of the artist’s limited and trade edition books issued during the first 18 years of his career. With an introduction by the artist, two new copper plate engravings pulled by the artist, and a facsimile of his first book – the miniature “Wee Folk” – tipped in.

Set by hand in 12-pt Bembo and printed damp with the HM handpress on an unidentified mouldmade paper. (Two hors commerce copies, for the publishers, were printed on damp Barcham Green paper and saved for extra binding.) Edition of 50 copies (18 pp.), signed and numbered by the artist, sewn as a single signature and slipped into a printed French paper wrap.

Charles van Sandwyk Interim Bibliography