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Encore Group Collection of Bible Versals

Finding Aid & Inventory

The Encore Group is a Winston-Salem group of calligraphers and bookbinders led by local artist Joyce Teta. The collection contains 26 small Bibles, each decorated as a letter of the alphabet. All have an attributed artist.

Biographical and Historical Note

The Encore Group is a Winston-Salem group of calligraphers and bookbinders led by local artist Joyce Teta, a former Winston-Salem Artist of the Year (1996). Teta also founded Calligraphy Centre in 1984. Other artists featured in this set of materials include 14 other artists: Melrose Buchanan, Joann Buzulencia, Sheila Cheek, Anne Cowie, Susan Davis, Pat Evans, Christopher McLachlan, Patty Pape, Kerr Peltro, Adrianne Proctor, Elizabeth Simmonds, Takako Takigawa, Sandy Wagner, and Barbara Yale-Read.

Collection Overview

The collection contains 26 small Bibles, each decorated as a letter of the alphabet. All have an attributed artist.

Summary Information

Repository
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Title
Encore Group Collection of Bible Versals
ID
MS899
Date
2018
Extent
2.0 linear feet  26 enclosures in 2 oversize boxes

Administrative Information

Publication Information
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives 2019
Access Restrictions
Collection is open for researchers. 
Copyright Notice
The nature of the WFU Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The Archives and Special Collections of ZSR Library claims only physical ownership of most materials. The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to the U.S. Copyright Law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source. 
Preferred Citation
Encore Group Collection of Bible Versals (MS899), Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA. 

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