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Other men's flowers : a text publication by fifteen London based artists / curated by Joshua Compston.
[London] : Published by the Paragon Press, 1994.
Physical Description:
[18] leaves : chiefly ill. ; 62 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio B 2009 2
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Charles Booth-Clibborn in memory of Joshua Compston
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Consists of 15 text-pieces, title-page, introduction and a colophon page by 15 London-based artists, curated by Joshua Compston. The artists are: Henry Bond, Stuart Brisley, Don Brown, Helen Chadwick, Mat Collishaw, Itai Doron, Tracey Emin, Angus Fairhurst, Liam Gillick, Andrew Herman, Gary Hume, Sarah Staton, Sam Taylor-Wood, Gavin Turk, Max Wigram.
"All prints are of a uniform 47 cm by 61 cm and are screenprinted and/or printed letterpress by Thomas Shaw and Simon Redington."--Title page/colophon page.
"There are two different editions of Other men's flowers. A portfolio edition of 50 copies, with 20 artist proofs, consisting of individually signed and numbered prints, a title page, an introduction and a colophon page, all presented in a box. A book edition of 100 copies, with 20 artists proofs, consisting of 15 prints, a title page and a colophon page signed by all the artists, presented in a box."--Title page/colophon page.
The title of the Other Men's Flowers portfolio is taken from that of the war-time poetry anthology of Field-Marshall Viscount Wavell (published 1944), itself derived from Montaigne.
Contemporary British art in print. Edinburgh, 1995, p. 198/199
BAC: British Art Center copy is no. 35 of 100 in the "book edition," signed on the title page by all the contributing artists. In publisher's original blue box.
Subject Terms:
Paragon Press -- Publisher
Livres d'artistes.
Screen prints -- 1994.
Compston, Joshua.
Bond, Henry, artist.
Brisley, Stuart, artist.
Brown, Don, artist.
Chadwick, Helen, artist.
Collishaw, Mat, artist.
Doron, Itai, artist.
Emin, Tracey, 1963- artist.
Fairhurst, Angus, artist.
Gillick, Liam, 1964- artist.
Herman, Andrew, artist.
Hume, Gary, 1962- artist.
Staton, Sarah, artist.
Taylor-Wood, Sam, 1967- artist.
Turk, Gavin, artist.
Wigram, Max, artist.
Redington, Simon.
Ruthren, Chloe.
Shaw, Thomas.
Paragon Press (London, England), publisher.
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