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Morpeth, Sarah
[Hare pop up book].
Additional Title(s):
Hare she loves the hill
[Elsdon, Northumberland] : [Sarah Morpeth], [2011?]
Physical Description:
1 folded sheet ([8] leaves.) : ill. ; 8 x 56 cm, folded to 8 x 8 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N7433.4.M675 H37 2011 Flat
Yale Center for British Art, Friends of British Art Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Title supplied by artist.
Artist's book, on 6 accordion-folded leaves bearing a printed botanic design. To this strip are attached four figures of hares, cut from plain white paper; the hares are positioned so that their heads and ears protude from the edges of the book. Each of six central panels of the strip bear a single printed word, to form the line "The hare she loves the hill," from the Mother Goose nursery rhyme "The hart."
BAC: British Art Center copy in white gift box with the artist's printed label affixed to the top.
Subject Terms:
Artists' books -- Great Britain.
Hares -- Pictorial works.
Women in natural history.
Artists' books.
Accordion fold format (Binding)
Cut-paper works.
Pop-up books.

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