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Esslemont, David
Taxi driver curry - 1 : Heathrow, 4.30 a.m., terminal 4 to 3, April 2014.
Decorah, IA : Solmentes Press, [2015]
Physical Description:
21, [3] leaves : color illustrations ; 19 x 26 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N7433.4.E87 T39 2015+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Friends of British Art Fund
Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
"There are many different ways to cook curry - this transcript of a conversation with a taxi driver describes just one approach and was recorded at 4.30 a.m. while travelling between terminals at London's Heathrow airport. The woodcuts are based on Indian Kolam, designs traditionally created outside homes to bring prosperity and ward off evil spirits."--Colophon.
"Fifty copies hand printed from the original woodblocks. Five copies in a deluxe binding and forty-five copies bound in printed cloth."--Colophon.
BAC: British Art center copy is no. 14 of 45 copies bound in printed cloth. Printed endpapers incorporate floral inclusions (endpapers purchased in Minneapolis -- see email from the artist). In original slipcase.
Subject Terms:
Artists' books -- Specimens.
Cooking (Curry)
Cooking (Spices)
Cooking, Southeast Asian.
Kolam (House marks)
Artists' books -- 2015.
Handmade papers (Paper)
Color woodcuts -- 2015.
Solmentes Press, publisher.

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