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Phillips, Tom, 1937–

[Humument buttons].

[United States] : [s.n.], [1994?]
Physical Description:
8 pin-back buttons : metal ; 6 cm in diameter.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N7433.4.P54 T65 1994 Flat
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Three-Dimensional Artifacts
Eight metal pin back buttons with phrases from Tom Phillips' Humument, which is an adaptation of W.H. Mallock's Human document.
Published on the occasion of an exhibition at the Yale Center for British Art, 6 April-12 June 1994.
Subject Terms:
Artists' books -- Great Britain.
Mallock, W. H. (William Hurrell), 1849-1923. Human document -- Adaptations.
Phillips, Tom, 1937- Humument.
Pin-back buttons -- Specimens.
Yale Center for British Art -- Exhibitions.
Buttons (information artifacts)

  • Laid
  • to be or seem to be. art
  • attack art. a friend ruin
  • ha ha. some Rich rat
  • you. true. ever
  • ontin heth stenin lustra
  • the art of the thetical ticipati
  • adopt her text. Recollect yourself.

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