Model: FAG Swiss Proof 52

Studio: Atelier de la Cerisaie, Paris, France

About this press

Serial number: 06.01.095
Standard equipment: ME
Optional equipment: AR, BRO, CP, ES, FRS, LAR, MC, MVA, RFP, SAF/PMA, SAM, SR, SSL
Built/delivered in: not known
Originally delivered to: not known
With actual holder since: 1980s?
Other presses at this studio: none

About ‹Atelier de la Cerisaie›

Studio run by English émigré, Michael Caine, successor to Jean-Luc Lerebourg. Press used essentially for bookwork (often limited edition livres d'artiste) but also general jobbing work (invitations, business cards, bilboquets); posters; imprimées de toute sorte. MC also publishes his books and prints under name Editions Petropolis, using this press for editioning his own wood engravings.
One-man operation with studio closed Mon Tues pm, owner teaching relief printmaking and typography at école Estienne.
An excellent press!

webpage: fb: https://www.facebook.com/cainepetropolis/

Model: FAG Swiss Proof 52

Studio: Atelier Dugrip-Picard-Jacomet, Sète, France

About this press

Serial number: 06.02.029
Standard equipment: ME
Optional equipment: AR, BRO, CP, ES, FRS, LAR, MC, MVA, RFP, SAF/PMA, SAM, SR, SSL
Built/delivered in: 1976
Originally delivered to: not known
With actual holder since: October 9 2013
Other presses at this studio: none

About ‹Atelier Dugrip-Picard-Jacomet›

Gravure sur bois et édition d'art
Woodcut and art publishing

webpage: https://twitter.com/Bois_Graves

Model: FAG Swiss Proof 52

Studio: Graphos, Uster, Switzerland

Sepp Schlegel on the FAG Swiss Proof 52: ‹We use this press mostly for bigger sized wood- and linocuts. The cylinder sheet brush (BRO) has been disassembled over the time. This press has a Ink Duct with distributor (ES), which keeps the inking perfect for longer runs. The quality is remarkably good!›

About this press

Serial number: 06.01.013
Standard equipment: ME
Optional equipment: AR, BRO, CP, ES, FRS, LAR, MC, MVA, RFP, SAF/PMA, SAM, SR, SSL
Built/delivered in: not known
Originally delivered to: not known
With actual holder since: 2009
Other presses at this studio: FAG Control 405

Model: FAG Swiss Proof 52

Studio: Horus Kunstmalerei GmbH, Hamburg, Germany

About this press

Serial number: 06.02.079
Standard equipment: ME
Optional equipment: AR, BRO, CP, ES, FRS, LAR, MC, MVA, RFP, SAF/PMA, SAM, SR, SSL
Built/delivered in: 1979
Originally delivered to: not known
With actual holder since: 2009
Other presses at this studio: none

About ‹Horus Kunstmalerei GmbH›

Horus is an artistic wall painting business with 10 employees. We produce art prints in small editions, especially for customer relationship management. We don't take orders from third parties. Beside of the FAG SP52 we also have an A4 Heidelberg platen.

webpage: www.horus-hamburg.de

Model: FAG Swiss Proof 52

Studio: Martin Thönen, Atelier TypoPresse + Holzschnittatelier, Bern + Schmitten, Switzerland

Martin Thönen on the FAG Swiss Proof 52: ‹I bought this press new in 1973. The Swiss Proof 52 is situatet at my wood cut studio in Bern, Switzerland.

I use my presses to print wood cuts, wood cut calendars, wood cut cards, artists books, artists portfolios, wood cut catalogs, invitationcards and posters for exhibitions.›

About this press

Serial number: 06.01.74
Standard equipment: ME
Optional equipment: AR, BRO, CP, ES, FRS, LAR, MC, MVA, RFP, SAF/PMA, SAM, SR, SSL
Built/delivered in: 1973
Originally delivered to: Holzschnittatelier, Martin Thönen, Bern
With actual holder since: 1973
Other presses at this studio: FAG Control 525-MRS, FAG Control 835

About ‹Martin Thönen, Atelier TypoPresse + Holzschnittatelier›

Martin Thönen is a skilled typesetter. He did his education at «Schule für Gestaltung» in Bern, Vevey, Geneva and Essen.
He graduated at «Technikerschule für die Druckindustrie» in Bern.
Since 1965 he is working with woodcuts on his own printing presses.

webpage: www.martinthoenen.ch

Model: FAG Swiss Proof 52

Studio: Offizin Haag-Drugulin, Dresden, Germany

About this press

Serial number: not known
Standard equipment: ME
Optional equipment: AR, BRO, CP, ES, FRS, LAR, MC, MVA, RFP, SAF/PMA, SAM, SR, SSL
Built/delivered in: not known
Originally delivered to: not known
With actual holder since:
Other presses at this studio: none

Model: FAG Swiss Proof 52

Studio: P98a, Berlin, Germany

About this press

Serial number: 06.02.079
Standard equipment: ME
Optional equipment: AR, BRO, CP, ES, FRS, LAR, MC, MVA, RFP, SAF/PMA, SAM, SR, SSL
Built/delivered in: 1979
Originally delivered to: it was at Horus in HAmburg
With actual holder since: 10/2016
Other presses at this studio: FAG Standard TP 510, FAG Standard AP 550

Model: FAG Swiss Proof 52

Studio: Papiermühle Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Stefan Meier on the FAG Swiss Proof 52: ‹Though temporarily in storage now, we used this press to print chromatic wood cuts for editions. Since the renovation and reorganisation of the printing department at Papiermühle Basel in 2011, this press has been put in our storage for later use.›

About this press

Serial number: 06.01.201
Standard equipment: ME
Optional equipment: AR, BRO, CP, ES, FRS, LAR, MC, MVA, RFP, SAF/PMA, SAM, SR, SSL
Built/delivered in: not known
Originally delivered to: BaZ-Druckerei, Basel
With actual holder since: 1984
Other presses at this studio: none

About ‹Papiermühle Basel›

At Basel Paper Mill we print business cards, certificates and diplompas, wedding invitations, birth announcements and invitation cards. We also do family chronicles, chromatic wood cuts or copper engravings. Since we cast our own type, we can also set and print larger copies. We print high quality reproductions of 18th and 19th century books. We use hand composition aswell as Monotype and Linotype.

webpage: www.papiermuseum.ch

Model: FAG Swiss Proof 52

Studio: Satzwerstatt Solothurn, Solothurn, Switzerland

Arthur Fischbach on the FAG Swiss Proof 52: ‹We use this press to print experimental typo layouts in the size of A2. We bought this press in 2002 from a printshop in Basel that went out of business.›

About this press

Serial number: 06.01.094
Standard equipment: ME
Optional equipment: AR, BRO, CP, ES, FRS, LAR, MC, MVA, RFP, SAF/PMA, SAM, SR, SSL
Built/delivered in: not known
Originally delivered to: not known
With actual holder since: 2002
Other presses at this studio: FAG Standard TP 550

About ‹Satzwerstatt Solothurn›

«Satzwerkstatt Solothurn» is run by «Grafische Vereinigung Solothurn» that was foundet in 1904. On the occasion of the 100 year jubilee in 2004, the «GVS» organised a widely noticed exhibition with some experimental typo prints from the «Satzwerkstatt Solothurn».

A small group of volunteers is running the workshop and keeping the heritage of «GVS» alive.

Model: FAG Swiss Proof 52

Studio: Taller Experimental de Gráfica, La Habana, Cuba

About this press

Serial number: 06.01.194
Standard equipment: ME
Optional equipment: AR, BRO, CP, ES, FRS, LAR, MC, MVA, RFP, SAF/PMA, SAM, SR, SSL
Built/delivered in: not known
Originally delivered to: not known
With actual holder since:
Other presses at this studio: none

Model: FAG Swiss Proof 52

Studio: University for the Creative Arts, Epsom, Surrey, United Kingdom

About this press

Serial number: 06.01.002
Standard equipment: ME
Optional equipment: AR, BRO, CP, ES, FRS, LAR, MC, MVA, RFP, SAF/PMA, SAM, SR, SSL
Built/delivered in: not known
Originally delivered to: not known
With actual holder since: Since April 2012
Other presses at this studio: none

About ‹University for the Creative Arts, Epsom›

The Print Area runs alongside the Graphic Design BA at UCA Epsom. We facilitate screenprinting, letterpress, relief, dry-point etching & photopolymer plates.

webpage: printarea.gdnm.org

Model: FAG Swiss Proof 52

Studio: Whittington Press, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom

Pat Randle on the FAG Swiss Proof 52: ‹This Press is in use every day at Whittington for the production of books, posters and all general 'jobbing' work. The Press is also used by local artists who use it to edition wood-engravings and lino cuts.›

About this press

Serial number: 06.01.046
Standard equipment: ME
Optional equipment: AR, BRO, CP, ES, FRS, LAR, MC, MVA, RFP, SAF/PMA, SAM, SR, SSL
Built/delivered in: not known
Originally delivered to: not known
With actual holder since: 1980
Other presses at this studio: none

About ‹Whittington Press›

The Whittington Press was started in 1971 by John and Rose Randle and has now published over 400 books, including 30 editions of its yearly journal, Matrix. The Press employs a monotype operator for 2 days a week and a variety of engravers and artists have access to the machinery.

webpage: www.whittingtonpress.com