Specimen #6: Appleton Coated
by Jim Moran
12" x 18" Poster
Specimen No.6 of the Hamilton Wood Type Archiving Program. Designed and printed by the museum using Appleton Coated papers, the museum's exclusive coated paper sponsor. This piece features Hamilton's #169 font. This font's elegant swash terminals, evokes the design sensibilities of the Art Nouveau, which dominated the late 19th century.
Appleton Coated in Combined Locks, Wisconsin is the exclusive sponsor. Founded in 1880 they manufacture and distribute the Utopia and Curious Collection papers.
Printed on Curious Metallic White Gold 111 lb cover. The paper provides a beautiful luster that really makes this poster shine.