Clip Art: 20 Historical Paper Clips (Elegant, fun paperclips, 10 brass, 10 silver)
Apr 24, 2018
4.5 x 8.25 x 0.13 in
Princeton Architectural Press
- Author Bio
"Today, most of us take the standard paper clip for granted, butClip Art, a collection of alternative fasteners, suggests it wasn't always so. Included are 10 different designs pulled from patent records of the late 19th and early 20th centuries." —New York Times Gift Guide
Ten vintage paper clip designs drawn from historical patent records —Clip Art reproduces designs from 1897 to 1910. The clips are a hefty 1" in length and great for organizing, sorting, compiling, and combining the most special of documents.
Stylish packaging — The wallet envelope features both silver and gold stamping, and each clip is shown on the cover along with the year of design and some informative background information inside.
A sophisticated gift —Clip Art is sure to appeal to designers, vintage-lovers, stationery obsessives, and anyone looking for the perfect desk accessory.
Clip Art is a collaboration between Princeton Architectural Press and Present & Correct a stationery store in London which has become the ultimate source for paper and office items both new and vintage sourced from trips around the world.
"No item is too small to be stylized, not even the lowly paper clip. Clip Art highlights 10 designs pulled from historical patent records and comes with samples of each."
- Dwell magazine
"Paper clips that impress."
- The New York Times