BENJAMIN ELBEL: Set, Third Place
Third Place Winner
BENJAMIN ELBEL, Netherlands
Inside the Book
(Wales: Solmentes Press, 2002)
260 x 178 x 24 mm
Full leather binding with laced-in boards.
Bound in red calf, with debossed areas from pen & ink drawings, woodcuts
from the Augsburg Calendar and Hypnerotomachia Poliphili, display type,
and pages from the binder’s notebooks.
Carbon tooling by Patrick Prouteau.
Edge-to-edge paper doublures and flyleaves, with red calf hinge.
Top edge gilt.