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Dilnot, John
Fly paper / John Dilnot.
[England] : [John Dilnot], [ca. 2010?]
Physical Description:
[8] badges (in 2 sets) ; 22 cm. (envelope)
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N7433.4.D45 F545 2000 Flat
Yale Center for British Art, Friends of British Art Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Three-Dimensional Artifacts
Two sets of buttons, four to each set, aligned vertically on strands of yellow paper resembling flypaper. Each metallic button (25 mm in diameter) depicts a species of fly against a yellow background. The buttons and flypaper are enclosed in cellophane, with the title of the work printed on yellow card at top; sealed with a staple.
BAC: British Art Center copy unopened, as issued.
Subject Terms:
Dilnot, John -- Publisher.
Flies -- In art.
Multiple art -- Great Britain.
Pin-back buttons -- Great Britain -- Specimens.
Pin-back buttons -- Specimens.
Buttons (information artifacts)

  • 1. Blue bottle
  • 2. Hover fly
  • 3. Green bottle
  • 4. Thistle gall fly
  • 5. Hover fly
  • 6. House fly
  • 7. Gadfly
  • 8. Cleg.

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