Lance Hidy, freelance designer of posters and books and co- founder of the Godine
Press, was born in Oregon in 1946. He studied art at Yale and has become known for
his silk screen posters. Hidy lives in Newburyport, Massachusetts.
This collection consists of the preliminary studies by Lance Hidy for his League of
New Hampshire Craftsmen poster. It includes gouaches, cut paper, and drawings, plus
4 printed versions of the poster.
This collection is open.
Contents of this collection are governed by U.S. copyright law. For questions
about publication or reproduction rights, contact Special Collections staff.
[Identification of item], Lance Hidy League of New Hampshire Craftsmen Poster
Studies, 1981, MC 81, Milne Special Collections and Archives, University of New
Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.
|Box 1, Folder 1||One-paragraph statement by Hidy describing the studies, Gouache, 11
1/4 x 7 1/4 inch, pumpkin-colored spinning wheel, Apr 11, 1985|
|Box 1, Folder 2||Gouache, 11 3/8 x 7 1/4 inch, pale yellow-orange spinning
|Box 1, Folder 3||Cut paper, 36 x 23 inch, red spinning wheel|
|Box 1, Folder 4||Cut paper, 24 3/4 x 17 3/4 inch, designs on both sides, blue spinning
wheel on one side, purple on the other side|
|Box 1, Folder 5||Cut paper, figure and wheel, not attached to background, with orange
wheel, 36 x 23 inches|
|Box 1, Folder 6||Cut paper, 23 x 13 inch, black wheel on pale orange paper|
|Box 1, Folder 7||Cut paper, 11 1/2 x 7 1/8 inch, earth green wheel|
|Box 1, Folder 8||Drawing, 10 1/8 x 7 1/8 inch, pencil on tracing paper, torn in upper
|Box 1, Folder 9||Drawing, 17 x 11 1/4 inch, ink on one side, pencil on the
|Box 1, Folder 10||Drawing, 26 x 17 inch, pencil and red ink on heavy tracing
|Box 1, Folder 11||Drawing, 34 x 24 inch, pencil on white paper, both sides, heavy
|Box 1, Folder 12||Drawing, 35 x 24 inch, pencil on white paper, final version with
wheel trimmed down|
|Box 1, Folder 13||Drawing, 34 1/2 x 23 3/4 inch, ink on frosted mylar, key line master
for printer to use in cutting masks|
|Box 1, Folder 14||Drawing, 23 x 4 inch, rough drawing of lettering, ink outline on
|Box 1, Folder 15||Final printing, 36 x 23 inch, gouache on paper|
|Box 1, Folder 16||Final printing, 11 x 8 1/2 inch, color swatches for mixing silk
|Box 1, Folder 17||Printed version of the poster, limited edition silk screen Number 76
of 200, signed by the artist|
|Box 1, Folder 18||Printed version of the poster, unlimited edition silk screen, smaller
margins than the limited edition|
|Box 1, Folder 19||Printed version of the poster, offset facsimile, solid colors,
published by Alphabet Press, Natick, Mass|
|Box 1, Folder 20||Printed version of the poster, postal card|