LIMITED EDITION :- Full Scale Print of the original Proclamation.
Double Crown Paper size 20” x 30” (51cm x 76cm)
Hand Printed in Dublin on thin quality Paper not a facsimile copy
Line width 18”
Text length 29 ¼”
The Print remains true to all the original errors and peculiarities of the Origial Print and no editing spotting or cleaning up of the print has occured, with the various fount types particularly in the e’s upside down “e” and lack of spacing all left unchanged
Throuhout the text there is varying amounts of shading inking and smudging, most particularly in our Print on the upper right hand side of the Proclamation
WHY PROMOTE THE ORIGINAL
The purpose of the Rising was to issue the Proclamation with sufficient force and courage to give it meaning.The purpose of the Proclamation was to rouse the Nation and make it free and Independent.
The Proclamation is the founding document declaring the Irish Republic the Title deeds to the independence of the Irish Republic and undoubtedly the most important document in the History of the Irish Republic.
The Proclamation declares the Republics Raison D etre and announces very briefly what kind of state was intended INCLUSIVE of all its citizens.
A unique and Iconic Document