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Norris, Andrew, book artist.
POETree / Andrew Norris.
Alternate Title(s):
[Zagreb] : Andrew Norris, 2005.
Physical Description:
[14] birch leaves ; leaves approximately 60 x 110 cm, in paper box 75 x 135 mm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N7433.4.N67 P64 2005 Flat
Yale Center for British Art, Friends of British Art Fund
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Copyright Status:
© Andrew Norris
Related Content:
View a video retrospective of the artist's works, 2002-2005, including POETree
Restricted fragile material. Use requires permission of the Curator of Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Artist's book. Leaf-shaped box containing 14 birch leaves rubber stamped with brief poems.
"POETree is a collection of nature poems each relying on the careful combination of a few select words, or even a single 'altered' word, to create a resonance that goes beyond the words themselves."--Website of Book Arts at the Centre for Fine Print Research, UK.
Of green leaf, bird, and flower: artists' books and the natural world, p. 134
A FOREST for a rest -- An acre of ochre -- ashes, a she s, as he s, ashes -- FORAGES for ages -- axe echo wood tree fall -- tree river leaves wood -- FOOT PATH WAY -- WOOD LAND MARK -- FIRE-WOOD-ASH-FOREST -- LANDeSCAPE -- A RISE ON THE HORIZON -- earth then earthen -- WEll WATER WATERS -- Last Leaf Leaves.
Exhibition History:
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" Of Green Leaf, Bird, and Flower " : Artists' Books and the Natural World (Yale Center for British Art, 2014-05-15 - 2014-08-10)

Subject Terms:
Artists' books -- Great Britain.
Nature -- Poetry.
Rubber stamp art -- Specimens.
Artist's books.
Leaf (plant material)
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