Elizabeth Fraser — artist printmaker & designer

William Blake

Letterpress Print

Auguries of Innocence by William Blake. Letterpress print, 6pt Univers in purple ink on 360gsm Fedrigoni Materica (clay) paper. Each couplet is set on a single line with the first ranged left and the second ranged right.  This creates a large 'river' through the the heart of the poem of varying widths representing the vagaries of life.

  • Paper: Fedrigoni Materica 360gsm in Clay and Limestone
  • Type: 6pt Univers (with some 215grot sorts!)
  • Ink: printed in three separate colour ways; magenta, green and copper gold