Do it anyway - Saint Teresa of Calcucca
Found written on the wall in Mother Teresa's home for children in Calcutta, these precepts informed Mother Teresa’s own life and choices.
Typeset by hand in movable types, printed letterpress on cotton paper made in Tuscany.
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Glass and wood frame with a single hook for vertical hanging.
Size of the frame: (13x19 cm)
These precepts were typeset by hand in Garamond type. The steel punches of this type were hand-cut by Henri Parmentier in 1914, and cast by Deberny Foundry.
Printed letterpress on pure-cotton Magnani paper, mould-made in Pescia, Tuscany.
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Printed on very fine paper, this broadsheet is a sophisticated gift meant to last over time.
Tallone’s typographic studio has been continuously in operation since the 18th century, and its vast endowment of original foundry types and presses is still in use. Neither monotype nor linotype are used. These typesetting systems from a keyboard are often passed off as manual typography. The Tallone Press also does not print from plastic plates derived from digital compositions.
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