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Gayfield Shaw’s Etching Press
Pine, made in the 1920s In good working order, but requires refinishing.
Provenance: Estate of Gayfield Shaw purchased by Richard Neylon (Bookseller, Sydney), then by Josef Lebovic. Gayfield Shaw (Aust., 1885-1961) was a major figure in the development and promotion of The Painters and Etchers Society (Sydney) in the 1920s.

A photograph of Shaw at this press was taken by Harold Cazneaux circa 1918 and featured on the cover of The Painters and Etchers Society exhibition catalogues.

Height: 159cm (incl. wheel handle) | Width: 134cm | Depth: 90cm
$3,950


Bench Top Printing Press
Made c.1900. In good working order. Repainted c.1980s.
Height: 59cm | Width: 42cm | Depth: 78cm
$1,100


Foot Treadle 'Golding Jobbler' Priniting Press
Made in Boston, USA, c.1895. In good working order. Includes lead cutter, lead spacing, priniting furniture and other items.
Height: 140cm | Width: 67cm | Depth: 118cm
$3,950


Type Case
Type case with 24 printers drawers. Made of timber and metal, c1900-c1920s. Drawers contain 12 different metal typefaces, including Cable, Cheltenham, Gara mon, Gill Sans, Old English, Plantin, Spartan and Vogue Bold, ranging from 8 to 36 pts.



Height: 110cm | Width: 87cm | Depth: 51cm
$1,650


Large Plan Cabinet
Consisting of 2 parts, with 5 drawers and 7 cubicles. The drawers comprise 3 full-size and 2 half-size. Made from pine, c1900-1920s.
Three drawers were replaced due to old damage, and the whole cabinet was repolished about 15 years ago. In good working condition.
Height: 106cm | Width: 164cm | Depth: 97cm
$2,200


Large Modern Display Case
Large, white, high quality display case custom made by Lewis & Lewis. With 5 heavy duty ad justable glass shelves (34 x 75cm each).
Features built-in lighting and two doors opening from the side. Ideal for display of porcelain, collectable objects etc.
Height: 240cm | Width: 80cm | Depth: 41cm
$2,650e

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Index | 19th & 20th Century Furniture | Bookcases, Cabinets & Book Presses | Printing Machines & Cabinets