Brother, Can You Spare a Dime? A Typographic Performance of Songs of The Great Depression.

[ Pasadena: ]: Archetype Press, 2008. One of fifty copies. Mounted photographic frontispiece by Alyssa Stefek. Illustrated in various colors, and printed in various type faces. A fine copy. Loose, in golden brown paper folder with leather ties. Sixteen sheets, 21” x 7,” folded to make eight pages, 5 ” x 7.”. Item #1000029

Consisting of sections by fifteen students, plus introductory material, this project was designed and printed letterpress by students of Art Center College of Design, under the direction of Gloria Kondrup. The text includes lyrics from Depression era songs like “We’re in the Money,” “Happy Days are Here Again,” “Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?” and more obscure jazz songs.

Price: $200.00

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