openings card series 8: ode to the colonels
openings card series 8: ode to the colonels

openings card series 8: ode to the colonels

Woodchester Gloucestershire, England: Openings Press, Rooksmoor House, 1970. 14 x 18.9 cm (5.5 x 7.4") card printed in black ink on recto and verso, with a small vertical rectangular die cut at lower middle of card.

Small broadside in the form of an artists’ card by Dom Sylvester Houédard (dsh), featuring a die cut letterform that’s been displaced above its original word. An inventive concrete poem handsomely typeset in Adrian Frutiger’s font Univers.

One in a series of artists’ cards issued by Openings Press in Woodchester Gloucestershire, which was founded by John Furnival and Dom Sylvester Houédard (dsh) in 1964.

Faint age toning and light bumps to corners, else near fine. Item #649

Price: $75.00

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