The inherited sewing box [second edition][artists' book]

Wood, Philippa and Tullett, Jantze (2011) The inherited sewing box [second edition][artists' book]. [Artefact]

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Abstract

this small 16pp book, designed to replicate a needle-case, explores the contents of a sewing box that was inherited on the death of a family member. Pen and ink drawings are juxtaposed with short statements from the family who recall their memories of the sewing-box and its contents

The book combines ink-jet printing with typewritten text and rubber stamps; four of the edition includes fabric elements that are machine-stitched to the pages. Felt covers with button detail and fabric endpapers.

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Additional Information:[second edition] This limited edition book has been purchased by the University of the West of England as part of the Bristol Bower Ashton Library Collection. This book has also been purchased by Oxford Brookes University for its Artists' Books Collection. This book has been donated to the Artists' Book Archive in Milan, Italy and will form part of an exhibition of mini books to celebrate the 29th anniversary of the book archive's foundation. A catalogue will be produced in accordance with the exhibition. This book has been purchased by the University for the Creative Arts as part of their library collection. This book has also been purchased by Oxford Brookes University for its Artists' Books Collection. This book has been donated to the Artists' Book Archive in Milan, Italy and will form part of an exhibition of minibooks to celebrate the 29th anniversary of the book archive's foundation. A catalogue will be produced in accordance with the exhibition. This book has been purchased by the University for the Creative Arts as part of their library collection.
Keywords:artists' book, bmjtype, Limited edition, Book archive, Exhibition
Subjects:W Creative Arts and Design > W213 Visual Communication
W Creative Arts and Design > W781 Bookbinding
Divisions:College of Arts > Lincoln School of Art & Design
ID Code:3349
Deposited By: Philippa Wood
Deposited On:19 Sep 2010 17:33
Last Modified:05 Dec 2013 10:04

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