<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

 
Creator:
Morpeth, Sarah, book artist.
Title(s):

Butterfly.

Published/Created:
[Elsdon, Northumberland] : [Sarah Morpeth], [2010]
Physical Description:
1 folded sheet ([8] panels) : color illustrations ; 8 x 56 cm, folded to 8 x 8 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N7433.4.M675 B88 2010 Flat
Yale Center for British Art, Friends of British Art Fund
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open to Yale ID holders by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.

Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Cover title.
Artist's book, on 8 accordion-folded panels bearing a printed arboreal design. To this strip are attached four cut-paper figures of a butterfly taking flight; the butterflies are positioned so that their heads and wings protude from the edges of the book.
The end panels are affixed to boards covered in green cloth. The title is stitched on the top cover, in yellow thread. Issued in a small white box. n white gift box with the artist's printed label affixed to the top.
BAC: British Art Center copy signed "Sarah Morpeth 2010."
Subject Terms:
Artists' books -- Great Britain.
Butterflies -- Pictorial works.
Women in natural history.
Form/Genre:
Artists' books -- Great Britain.
Accordion fold format (Binding)
Cut-paper works.
Toy and movable books.
Export:
XML


If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.