Shakespeare Sonnet 85
This year is the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death. The Bodleian Library, the university library in Oxford, is aiming to collect a set of the #154sonnets that Shakespeare wrote from letterpress printers around the world.
I’ve picked sonnet 85 “My tongue-tied Muse” for the “Pilloface Press” entry.
Translated by S.M.Marshak into Russian.
Printed letterpress in red, green and black ink on cotton rag paper.
|Category||Books||Inks||Red, blue + yellow (green), black. From Ink-in-Tubes.|
|Paper||CRANE'S LETTRA® Papers||Production||Printed on Kelsey 5x8|
|Paper Weight||100lb||Printer||Pillowface Press|
|Paper Color||White||Artist/Agency||Ivan Gulkov|