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    • Interior landscape.

    • American poetry; Mothers in art ; Artists' books--Specimens
    • "Interior Landscape began as a response to Sylvia Plath's journal entries on the subjects of writing and motherhood. As an artist-mother myself, I have been looking at the inherent difficulties in this dual role, or, rather, in striving for...
    • The pop-up hand shadow book.

    • Animals in art; Cut-out craft; Shadow puppets; Pop-up books; Artists' books--Specimens
    • "Poems by Nora Robertson"--Colophon. / Limited ed. of 50 copies, signed by the artist and poet. / "First designed at a workshop at the Penland School in the summer of 1996 and was editioned in Portland, Oregon during the summer of 2012"--Colophon.
    • Lorca's desires: a visual.

    • Artists' books--Specimens
    • One-of-a-kind. / "3 of the central pages pull out as an accordion. Both end pages and back cover combine paint and collage. Front cover painted with title [which reads Lorca's Desire] laced through paper. Handsewn binding."--Publisher's Web site. /...
    • The book.

    • Artists' books--Specimens
    • "The composition and printing were by Leslie Shane and Gray Zeitz at Larkspur Press. ... Binding by Carolyn Whitesel. Exposed spine binding: signatures handsewn with waxed linen thread around black tape. Covers: black Japanese book cloth over...
    • Feathers.

    • Artists' books--Specimens
    • "The text of this book was printed on Copperplate in Albertus type using a LaserJet printer. The intaglio images were printed on Copperplate, using a single zinc plate for each image, with all colors printed simultaneously. The covers are of...
    • Vector rev.

    • Artists' books--Specimens
    • An artists' book. "A compressed spiral loading radii off a central point. 14 colors ... Offset on 11 colors of paper. Bound between machined aluminum with ribbon and jewels. Edition of 100"--Advertisement of Kevin Osborn Bookworks (1984). / Source:...
    • Boston globe, November 5, 2006.

    • Artists' books--Specimens
    • One-of-a-kind. / Issued in a box - title from label inside box. / "Laminated boards made from the advertisement section of one Sunday Boston globe surround the reconfigured text block. The text block is sewn on double reaised cords with handsewn...
    • Forest fern.

    • Artists' books--Specimens
    • This bright green fern lived deep in the Northwest forest. The image is a hand pulled serigraph printed on archival by Jill Timm. This unusual structure, a flag" book, was invented by Hedi Kyle. The cover paper is Mulberry, and the inside paper is...
    • I just couldn't get into it.

    • Artists' books--Specimens
    • One-of-a-kind. / Title from artist's website (http://deborahbryanprints.com/#artists-books). / Mixed media sculptural book sewn into closed square. / "Coptic Binding in-the-square, using binder's board, book cloth, and cover paper designed by...
    • A torn web: 16 poems.

    • Artists' books--Specimens
    • "A torn web is volume five of the "Stratigraphic Archives." Ruth Stone's poems were the source and provided a certain recognition of forms that evolved into Michele Burgess's etchings and book design, created in Vermont during the summer of 2010....
    • The education of an artist.

    • Artists' books--Specimens
    • Title from artist. / Edition limited to 20 copies. / Accordion style book with inserts and some folded pages, hand-sewn spine, housed in a flip-top box (19 x 14 x 4 cm.). / The drawings in the book were done on a litho stone, incorporating faces,...
    • Words of wonder faces of wonder.

    • Artists' books--Specimens
    • Stiff leaf book structure modified with alternating pamphlet-sewn pages. Museum board covered with Japanese book cloth. Painted Tyvek spine linig. / Text printed in Papyrus on Strathmore inkjet Canvas. Photos printed on Epson Premium Photo Paper....
    • Green birchwood book.

    • Artists' books--Specimens
    • One-of-a-kind. / Title from artist's invoice. / "Etched and enameled copper, handmade & commercial paper, waxed linen thread- coptic bound."--Artist's invoice.
    • Ephemera: poems.

    • Artists' books--Specimens
    • The fortuitous pairing of Robert Pinsky (Poet Laureate 1997-2000) and book artist Karen Kunc evolved upon invitation from Longwood University, Virginia. The text of Cochin 11 point, and the line drawings from photopolymer plates are printed...
    • Small lace book.

    • Artists' books--Specimens
    • One-of-a-kind. / Title from artist's invoice. / "Small lace book (made using old lace from Chateau du Pin in Angers, France, canvas, acrylic paint, gel medium and handmade paper. Medieval longstitch binding using waxed linen thread & button...
    • Elementum: prologue.

    • Artists' books--Specimens
    • Accordion structure from back pastedown. 14 intaglio prints. Text letterpress printed with papyrus font on arches cover paper. Bound in cloth boards. / "The elements of my work represent everything that I see, hear, breathe, and taste. Just as each...
    • Vita defuncta.

    • Artists' books--Specimens; Bereavement--Poetry; Death in art; War in art; CHR 2005; PRO Pisano, Maria G. (autograph)
    • Limited ed. of 25 numbered copies, signed by the artist. / "The poem speaks of loss in war vs natural death as seen in nature. War is a recurring cycle, but unlike nature, which brings change and growth through the seasons, war only brings death...
    • American breeding standards.

    • Artists' books--Specimens; Body image in art; Beauty, Personal, in art; Surgery, Plastic, in art; Feminism in art; Beauty culture--United States; Breeding; Artists' books; Beauty culture; Beauty, Pers
    • Limited edition of 60 copies, signed and numbered by the artist. / "American Breeding Standards is letterpress printed on Zerkall Book from handset metal types and photopolymer plates. The binding structure is an exposed spine sewn on tapes and...
    • Audible sound.

    • Artists' books--Specimens; Calligraphy--Specimens
    • "This hanging, accordion fold book is 60 x 6 inches when fully open. The background is acrylic paste paper with hand-lettered text in acrylic ink and sumi ink. There is a cord in the cover for hanging. Unique books in a series"--Abecedarian Gallery...

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