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Kilburn, John Dunbar
The golden plaice / by John Dunbar Kilburn.
[Cornwall, England] : John Dunbar Kilburn, 2012.
Physical Description:
[24] pages (some folded) : illustrations ; 24 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N7433.4.K54 G65 2012
Yale Center for British Art, Friends of British Art Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Related Content:
View digital images of a selection of images from Golden plaice no. 6, made for the Yale Center for British, on the artist's website
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in gilt-stamped green cloth. Signed, dated (2013), and numbered (6) by the artist, in blue.
"The Golden Plaice is a hand made pop up book made using a mixture of screen printed imagery, pencil drawings and typography. Each book takes me about a week to make. It is inspired by nonsense literature and Cornwall's wonderfully diverse sea life. I made screen prints of the characters from my original drawings which were then scanned, printed, cut out and assembled!"--Artist's website.
Subject Terms:
Artists' books -- Great Britain.
Cornwall (England : County)
Crustacea -- Great Britain -- Pictorial works.
Fishes -- Great Britain -- Pictorial works.
Marine animals -- Great Britain -- Pictorial works.
Pop-up books -- Specimens.
Toy and movable books -- Specimens.
Pop-up books.
Artists' books -- Great Britain.
Nonsense verse.

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