Book Arts  ~  Fine Custom Albums & Album Services

Options may include:

State of the art color digital press output,
from your electronic files as prints to be mounted on the pages,
or formatted and bound as printed pages in book form,
singly, or as limited editions
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Blank Albums to accommodate your prints,
with hand mounting provided, upon request.
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Scan, and digital restoration of antique and vintage photographs,
with hand mounting services into albums
of the new, and original photographic prints. 

     
 







  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photograph Albums custom printed as full pages, and leather bound in Italian Calfskin,
with Japanese paper and Japanese cloth lining.  Titled in Genuine 23kt gold.   Edition of 20.

Page size is 12 x 18 landscape.   Hand Sewn through the folded acid free paper.

 

"... In February 2013, Carnegie Mellon University announced the selection of Dr. Subra Suresh as its ninth President.  In his scientific  and  leadership  positions,  Dr. Suresh  has  traveled  extensively around  the  world.  This Limited Edition of twelve photographs shares a recollection of his wo rk."






 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Faux Tortoiseshell Hand Finished Album  Created as one of one, by the  Book Arts Conservatory.

50 acid free pages, with interleaves of translucent tissue pages, tipped onto the binding edge of each page.

Hand tooled in 23kt gold, and lined with hand-wrapped panels of hand-marbleized paper.

The Binding is of full leather, in vegetable tanned Tuscan calf, which has the hand applied tortoiseshell patina 

created whilst on the completed album, as a one-of-a-kind work of art.   13" x 13" page size.

The scrapbook style albums can be provided empty, or the photographs can be mounted upon request.
These can also accommodate cover letters, invitations, and other ephemera, as well as the photographs.

 






 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Scrapbook Style Album within a Matching Leather Presentation Box

This ensemble of Album and Presentation Box, is bound in full black calfskin, 
and is entirely hand tooled in bronze in an original design.  The Album is lined
with panels wrapped in hand marbleized paper, and the Presentation Box has its
hinged lid line in matching materials.  The floor of the Box lifts up, for easy access
to the album, and provides for a storage place beneath, for additional items.   13" x 13" pages.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Calfskin Archival Loose Leaf Albums -

   Example shown in Sage Italian Calfskin, with matching Full Leather Slipcase,

   Both Album and Slipcase custom-fitted with hand marbleized paper panel linings.

Clear pages over acid free paper linings with standard spacing, for maximum versatility.

One inch capacity four ring.           ------   30 pages included.

Archival Mylar Sheet Protectors.    -------   14" x 11.5" sheets.






 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Calfskin Archival Loose Leaf Albums -

   Example shown in Red Italian Calfskin

   The Album is custom-fitted with hand marbleized paper panel linings.

Clear pages over acid free paper linings with standard spacing, for maximum versatility.

One inch capacity three ring.           ------   30 pages included.

Archival Mylar Sheet Protectors.    -------   11" x 9" sheets.