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Authentic Chinese hand colored paper cuts. The main cutting tools are scissors or an engraving knife used on very thin rice paper. The title font is Girdon and the text font is Lucida Casual. The text is print by Giclee. The cream paper is Ogura Chine, the red and black paper is Eames Diffused. The piano hinged binding is made with Chinese bamboo skewers.

The Book Arts Collection includes printed books from the 15th-21st centuries, printed by the early European masters of the craft. Learn more about the collection and the love story wrapped up in it.

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