Just because it is marked archival…it does not mean it IS archival!

Article Dedication

In Honor of

Arthur Tress & Clarence John Laughlin

and in special Memory of

Bob Pace

Bob Pace

Dye Transfer Printer

and

Founding Father of Dye Stability Testing

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Selection from Dye Stability Testing of Color Imaging Media – Edition II artist’s book by Daniel D. Teoli Jr.

PrintFile archival after 20 years D.D. Teoli Jr.

PrintFile’s archival preservers mid 1990’s vintage (left) ~ new 2016 PrintFile’s archival preservers (right).  After 2 decades of normal household (dark) storage PrintFile’s archival preservers turned yellow. Test was conducted in a non smoking home.

PrintFile archival yellowing D.D. Teoli Jr.m

The pages show the yellowing best when placed in a small pile. Single pages do not show the change as dramatically and may go unnoticed by the archivist.

Single 2016 PrintFile’s archival preserver page on left – Single 1990’s PrintFile’s archival preserver page on right

Sample fade tests from Edition I of Dye Stability Testing of Color Imaging Media :

http://fadetesting.tumblr.com/

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Girls of the Beat Generation Daniel D. Teoli Jr. Archival Collection

Selection from landmark 6 volume artist’s book series Girls of the Beat Generation by Daniel D. Teoli Jr.

https://danielteolijr.wordpress.com/2016/04/21/girls-of-the-beat-generation-artists-book/

A complete listing of artist’s book by Daniel D. Teoli Jr.

https://danielteolijr.wordpress.com/2016/03/07/artists-books-by-daniel-d-teoli-jr-2/

De Wallen Graffiti 2014 Daniel D. Teoli Jr.