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Gutenberg in Venice
Gianni Basso is one of the last traditional pre-industrial printers still working in Venice and following the school of Johannes Gutenberg (1400-1468). At the age of 15, he was taught for 15 years by monks in a monastery the art of traditional printing. Today Gianni is a celebrity in his field and serves clients such as Eliott Erwitt, Hugh Grant and Ben Affleck.