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Printers International Specimen Exchange, Vol III 1892. In direct contrast to the Artistic Printing movement originating in the United States,
some printers—primarily in England—favored a revival of earlier, traditional typefaces and border treatments. This one, quite elegant, is unusual
in that it is from one of the very few print shops owned and operated by women. ( Collection of Matthew Young )
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