Conservatiedozen & moderne boekbanden
CONSERVATIEDOZEN & MODERNE, CREATIEVE BOEKBANDEN
in de zin van Tomorrow’s Past
Tomorrow’s Past is the name for an international group of bookbinders who make modern conservation bindings for antiquarian books.
The title comes from a statement by the doyen of twentieth century modern British bookbinding, Edgar Mansfield (1907-1996): “Surely it is better to create tomorrow’s past than to repeat today’s. We must cease to make facsimiles of inappropriate historical ‘styles’, and we should use modern conservation materials,