The Antikey Chop Typewriter Photo Blog

All things typewriters & some shameless self promoting. Refurbished Vintage & antique Typewriters at my Etsy Store etsy.com/shop/TheAntikeyChop
Mellow yellow Royal Safari typewriter available here…

Mellow yellow Royal Safari typewriter available here…

Happy Batman Day from Batman, Robin and this giant typewriter!

Happy Batman Day from Batman, Robin and this giant typewriter!

Super cute & super sexy actress Romy Schneider with just an Olivetti Studio 45 typewriter, glasses and a towel in “Les Choses de la Vie,” 1970.

Super cute & super sexy actress Romy Schneider with just an Olivetti Studio 45 typewriter, glasses and a towel in “Les Choses de la Vie,” 1970.

"Brides Maids" director Paul Feig with a Hermes Rocket typewriter.

"Brides Maids" director Paul Feig with a Hermes Rocket typewriter.

"Death of the Typewriter" by South African conceptual artist Willem Boshoff, 1978. 

"Death of the Typewriter" by South African conceptual artist Willem Boshoff, 1978. 

design-is-fine:

Dowd & Hart, Royal De Luxe portable typewriter, 1935-39. Royal Typewriter Company, Hartford, Connecticut.

1 Stainless steel, special model 2 Patent Drawings: Initial casing designs influenced by Art Déco, 1934. 3 Royal De Luxe with tabulating system, 1935. More: antikey.chop

This is a fun little video for all us typewriter geeks!

Legendary Italian journalist Gianni Mura still uses an Olivetti Lettera 32 typewriter to cover the Tour de France.

Legendary Italian journalist Gianni Mura still uses an Olivetti Lettera 32 typewriter to cover the Tour de France.

Jon Hamm’s bed hair.  Oh, and a Remington Model 5 portable typewriter.

Jon Hamm’s bed hair.  Oh, and a Remington Model 5 portable typewriter.

Look what the postman left at my door: German made Polygraph Typewriter, ca.1906.

Look what the postman left at my door: German made Polygraph Typewriter, ca.1906.

"The Czar of Noir," writer Eddie Muller drinking beside a Royal Standard Typewriter.

"The Czar of Noir," writer Eddie Muller drinking beside a Royal Standard Typewriter.

Beautiful early 1900s advertisement for Polygraph typewriters.

Beautiful early 1900s advertisement for Polygraph typewriters.

Happy “Bring your Typewriter to the Beach Day!”  That’s a thing, right?

Happy “Bring your Typewriter to the Beach Day!”  That’s a thing, right?

Four really bad ass typewriters recently added to my Etsy store.  Check ‘em out here…