08.2 / Sutherl&Smith

Collaborative work
by Jim Sutherland & Kelvyn Laurence Smith

Over the last few years Mr Sutherland & Mr Smith have been collaborating on typo/graphic ideas.

Studio Sutherl&

These projects are all ‘designed, set & printed’ in Mr Smith’s letterpress workshop in London & Somerset & are self-initiated pieces conceived to explore the process of letterpress – express graphic ideas & articulate the visual observations conceived by the two gentlemen.

A new letterpress poster —
A Typo/Graphic collaboration ‘by way of a re-introduction’
by Jim Sutherland & Kelvyn Laurence Smith

 

set in 72pt founders Grotesque Number 9
with a credit in 12pt Monotype Clarendon
printed in PMS 417 on 120gsm Pale Grey Colour plan
560 x 760mm

£150
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Eeormoo? — A Menagerie

A modest set of overprinted limited edition letterpress prints.
Printed in Black with a touch of Fluorescent Pink & Blind de-bossed credit.
Signed by the artists

25 of each
Prints 800 x 600mm

£250 framed
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£180 unframed
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Eeormoo? — Prints

A menagerie of wishful thinking
A series of rhymes about animals who dream of being other animals.

A modest set of limited edition letterpress prints by Jim Sutherland & Kelvyn Laurence Smith.

10 individual wishful prints . . .
(The Menagerie)

Hattie the Owl
Horace the Sheep
Radish the Rabbit
Boris the Pig
Nellie the Elephant
Edith the Bird
Leo the Lion
Cecil the Snake
Clio the Cat
Doris the Cow

20 of each
prints 550 x 360mm

£80 unframed
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£130 framed
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Eeormoo? — A Children’s Book

A series of rhymes about animals who dream of being other animals.

Written by Jim Sutherland
Designed, set & proofed
by Jim Sutherland & Kelvyn Laurence Smith
at Mr Smith’s Letterpress Workshop
Kennington, London, Autumn 2016

First edition of 1000 books
printed litho by Boss print (now PrintSmith)

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A Modest Exhibition

Recent work — A modest exhibition / Sutherl&Smith / at Unit 21 / Iliffe Yard / London SE17

3 Pencils — Wood & Lead

Letterpress print —
Designed / set & printed (Autumn 2015)
in various Grotesque & Egyptian wood types

Printed in Metallic Gold & Grey inks
with a credit set in 14pt Grotesque 6 (Stephenson Blake)

Printed in a Limited edition of 24
on 140gsm Zerkall Smooth
(4 deckle edges)
final sheet size 457 x 760mm (18 x 30 inches)
Signed by the Artists

£200
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£380 framed
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23.5° — Heart / Earth

Letterpress print —
Designed / set & printed (Winter 2013)
in 20 Line Slab Serif wood type.

Printed in Rubine Red ink
with a credit set in Monotype Baskerville Old Face (169)
Roman / Italic & Small Caps.

Printed in a Limited edition of 24
on 280gsm BFK Rives Grey
(3 deckle & 1 trimmed edge)
final sheet size 560 x 760mm
(22 x 30 inches).
Signed by the Artists

£350 unframed
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£480 framed
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Fig.1 — The Major Organs in the Human Body

Letterpress print —
Designed / set & printed (Winter 2013)
in various Grotesques & Egyptian wood types.

Printed in Metallic Bronze ink
with a credit set in 14pt Monotype Baskerville Old Face (169) Roman / Italic & Small Caps.

Printed in a Limited edition of 24
on 280gsm Somerset Black
(3 deckle & 1 trimmed edge)
final sheet size 560 x 760mm (22 x 30 inches).
Signed by the Artists

to buy the limited edition print — click here
£300 unframed
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£430 framed
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Opening Moves —The Initial Position

Letterpress print —

Designed / set & printed (Autumn 2015)
over ‘Black Check’
in Black & Metallic Silver
with typographic moves in 72pt Grotesque 9 (Stephenson Blake)

Printed in 4 Limited Editions of 6
1 / The Initial Position
2 / Bishop’s Opening
3 / King’s Gambit
4 / Petrov’s Defence

on 140gsm Zerkall Smooth
(4 deckle edges)
final sheet size 535 x 760mm (21 x 30 inches).
Signed by the Artists

£200 unframed
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Black Check

Letterpress print —
Designed / set & printed (Autumn 2015)
in Black ink
with Chess references & credits in Grotesque 51
Printed in a Limited Edition of 24
on 140gsm Zerkall Smooth
(4 deckle edges)
final sheet size 535 x 760mm (21 x 30 inches).
Signed by the Artists

to buy the limited edition print — click here
£200 unframed
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£330 framed
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White Check

Letterpress print —
Designed / set & printed (Winter 2013)
in various Metal Type Borders & Ornaments,
with Chess references & credits in Grotesque 51.

Printed in Metallic Silver ink
in a signed Limited Edition of 24
on 280gsm Somerset Black
(3 deckle & 1 trimmed edge)
final sheet size 560 x 760mm (22 x 30 inches).
Signed by the Artists

to buy the limited edition print — click here
£250 unframed
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£380 framed
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The Original Workshop

First  Letterpress composition from Mr Sutherl& – where the use of the ‘&’ was introduced.

Early test wood type settings for SUTHERL&SMITH logo.

Wood Type specimen sheets tests on the press.

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Original Letterpress workshop (Summer 2012).