• Prantl - History of a bespoke printer

    Fr. Ant. (Franz Anton) Prantl since 1797 is a traditional Munich-based producer of beautiful personal stationery and luxury leather goods which grew in prominence due to its popularity among famous artists and writers such as Thomas and Heinrich Mann, Franz von Stuck, Emil Nolde and Rainer Maria Rilke, all of whom resided in Munich. Along with Pineider in Florence, Benetton in Paris and Smythsons in London, Prantl is one of the oldest companies currently trading to own its own manufacturing plant. We carry out production in our own print workshop located in the suburbs of Munich. Not surprisingly perhaps, Prantl is considered to be the oldest company of its kind still in existence in Germany. Continue reading