<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

 
Title(s):

The Compton Marbling portfolio of patterns.

Published/Created:
Oxford : Alembic Press, 1992.
Physical Description:
1 portfolio ([76] pages): 17 samples ; 27 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Z271.3.M37 C6 1992+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Neale Albert, Yale JD 1961, and Margaret Albert
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open to Yale ID holders by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.

Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Introduction [3] p. signed: CMB [Claire Bolton]
A limited and numbered edition of 150 copies letterpress printed by Claire Bolton at Alembic Press.
SML,AOB: "No 54"--Colophon.
BAC: British Art Center copy is no. 29 of 150.
Consists of 17 folded leaves of 4 pages each, each with a marbling sample and description, and an introduction with title page of 2 folded leaves, or 4 pages.
Subject Terms:
Book ornamentation.
Decorative paper.
Marbled papers.
Marbling (Bookbinding)
Form/Genre:
Marbled paper.
Contributors:
Bolton, Claire.
Compton Marbling.
Alembic Press (Oxford, England) publisher.
Collection of Margaret and Neale Albert (Yale Center for British Art).
Export:
XML

  • 1. Chatto & Windus, 1983
  • 2. Conran, 1987
  • 3. Crabtree & Evelyn, 1986
  • 4. Designer's Guild, 1989
  • 5. Viscountess Eccles, 1989
  • 6. Falkiner Fine Papers from 1981
  • 7. Glenmorangie, 1991
  • 8. Harrods, 1987
  • 9. Harvey Nichols, 1984
  • 10. Private customer, 1989
  • 11. Sangorski Sutcliffe Zaehnsdorf, 1986
  • 12. Tesco, 1989
  • 13. Woodmansterne, 1989
  • 14. Compton Marbling, 1991
  • 15. Compton Marbling, 1991
  • 16. Compton Marbling, 1991
  • 17. Compton Marbling, 1991.

If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.