American (1893 – 1963)
The Press, 1934
Wien 155. LC 10; Lehman pg. 68. Wood engraving on wove japanese paper, full margins.
Edition of 60, printed by the artist.
Signed, titled, and numbered 5/60 in pencil.
This almost-abstract composition depicts the 19th-century Washington hand press that Landacre found abandoned and lovingly restored to use as his personal press.