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Morpeth, Sarah


[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 C769 2011 Flat
Yale Center for British Art, Friends of British Art Fund
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Copyright Status:
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Title embroidered on front cover.
Artist's book, on 8 accordion-folded leaves bearing a printed botanical designs. To this strip are attached four cut-paper figures (on black paper) of a crow in flight; the crows are positioned so that their wings protude from the edges of the book.
With gray cloth covers.
Of green leaf, bird, and flower: artists' books and the natural world, p. 148
BAC: British Art Center copy in unadorned white gift box. Inscribed: Sarah Morpeth, 2011.
Subject Terms:
Artists' books -- Great Britain.
Crows -- Pictorial works.
Women in natural history.
Artists' books.
Accordion fold format (Binding)
Cut-paper works.
Toy and movable books.

"Of Green Leaf, Bird, and Flower" : Artists' Books and the Natural World (Yale Center for British Art, May 15, 2014-August 10, 2014) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]

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