Headline Image: Woodblock Printing | Facsimile of block-printing techniques implemented during the Tang Dynasty, c. 700 AD. A masterpiece in a single-set up.

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Diamond Sutra Scroll Fragment | Among the first printed Books, preceding the Gutenberg Bible by several centuries. Smyth-Sewn Binding & Perfect Binding also date to this era of Chinese history.

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Moveable Wood Block Type | First Developed by Bi Sheng, c. 1040 AD. Versatility, efficiency, and multi-color registration long before CMYK or Variable Data.

Letterpress NYC Printers Publicide Letterpress Printing Moveable Type Woodblock Imagery SingleSet-Up OneProcess Bronze Type Bi Sheng Calligraphy Art Imperial Style China Diamond Sutra RareBooks Silk Scroll The Met Woodcuts Gutenberg Print Block Printing History AcidEtch CNC Router Copper Printing Plates Books Perfect Binding SmythSewn Brochure Trifold Monographs Fine Art Layout Expert Typeset NYC Print Shop Specialty Letterpressed Invitations

Moveable Bronze Type set | From wood to ceramic to metal, Moveable Type found its stronghold in the 12th century. Evoke the source with Bronze & Rose Gold Foil Stamping.

Letterpress NYC Printers Publicide Letterpress Printing Moveable Type Woodblock Imagery SingleSet-Up OneProcess Bronze Type Bi Sheng Calligraphy Art Imperial Style China Diamond Sutra RareBooks Silk Scroll The Met Woodcuts Gutenberg Print Block Printing History AcidEtch CNC Router Copper Printing Plates Books Perfect Binding SmythSewn Brochure Trifold Monographs Fine Art Layout Expert Typeset NYC Print Shop Specialty Letterpressed Invites

Preserved Diamond Sutra Manuscript | Chinese Calligraphy marks the start of Moveable Type; a final stamp of the print-master’s Signature Seal delivers eye catching authenticity. Make your print Official with Emboss/Deboss logos.

Ancient wisdom and imperial tradition reign supreme when it comes to the world of print. 

We’re fond of all print techniques from gilded specialty printing to cutting edge digital methods, but nothing can quite compare to the tactile beauty and sprawling heritage of letterpress. Beyond the delicate shadows and fine textures, each letterpress print is laden with layers of human attention. Whether your order demands multiple plates for deeper impressions, or a simple single-setup, generations of expertise come together at our NYC Print Shop to bring you a flawless print-run.

Check out the finest offerings from our Letterpress Printers & send Publicide a note to get your unforgettable printing pressed today.

 

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