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Antique Vandercook Office Proof Printing Press - $2,200 (SouthWest Portland)

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condition: good
make / manufacturer: Vandercook
model name / number: Serial # 0146
size / dimensions: 19" x 13" x 7 1/2"
Antique Vandercook Table Top Galley Office Proof Printing Press
Serial number : 0146 ( #0101 was the first office press manufactured in 1929 )

Let your creativity bloom with this very simple, heavy, flat lovely artisan antique tabletop Vandercook Office Proof Press circa 1921 and belongs to the office print series No. 0 No. 01 No. 099

This extremely rare old time Vandercook Hand Printing Proof Press is perfect for making small format posters , art prints , artist books , invitations , cards and stationary using wood block , wood type and metal type , linoleum carvings and cuts , Ludlow engravings , photopolymer plates , letterpress and for low production small and large format printing and trial prints.

These very hard to find tabletop presses are now enjoying a renaissance for hobbyists worldwide and have become a mainstay of the global letterpress movement.

These valuable hand proof presses are sought after by amateur and expert printers alike because they are easy to use, can be lifted easily and they take up very little space.

This antique press would be excellent for any press museum, art printmaking studio or letterpress print shop and is superb for small work spaces, traveling workshops and shows.

Original impression roller

Good condition, clean and functions well
Respectfully cared for and stored

Measures 13 inches wide , 19 1/2 inches long and 7 1/2 inches tall to the top of the handle
The bed measures 11" x 19" x 1"
Weighs approximately 40 lbs

YouTube video demonstrating how to print using a Vandercook Tabletop Hand Proof Press

https://www.youtube.com/watch?app=desktop&v=CBAGALRyMkQ

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local sale only


workspaces galley blocks letter press #0146 no # 0101

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