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Initials by J. Van Krimpen

These elegant initials were reproduced in Songs and Words, A History of the Curwen Press, by Herbert Simon. The initials were printed in Curwen Press Miscellany of 1931, designed and edited by Oliver Simon. Herbert Simon writes of them: “They have the authority of a master…” For more on Krimpen in this blog please click here.

By John Pitt

Artist and Creative

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