THE OLD SCHOOL PRESS

From our catalogue of posters.


The nature of the drink kauhi, or coffe

I came across this advertisement quite by chance and it has great charm and even resonance today.


Caslon Old Face type from the Stephenson Blake foundry, printed on a quarter-sheet of hand-made paper from Cartiera Amatruda, Amalfi, with Monotype ornaments to mimic the style of the original. The main text is set in 18pt. 50*37cm. 10.

Copyright Martyn Ould 2014.