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Creator:
Ackroyd, Norman, 1938- engraver.
Title(s):

Landscapes & figures / eight etchings by Norman Ackroyd ; eight poems by William McIlvanney.

Additional Title(s):

Landscapes and figures

Published/Created:
[Guildford, England] : Circle Press, [1973]
Physical Description:
[15] p., [8] leaves : ill. ; 34 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N7433.4.A35 L3 1973+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Articles & Chapters
Notes:
"The plates were etched in Glasgow, London and Indiana and printed by Jane Godfrey and Letty Thompson under the artist's supervision in London on Japanese mould-made paper. Typography and letterpress by Circle Press, Guilford, and binding by Ted Robbins at the Royal College of Art, London."--Colophon.
A portfolio edition with eight loose etchings in a folder entitled "Landscapes" and eight poems in a folder entitled "Figures."
One etching shows the World Trade Center towers.
Edition limited to 125 signed and numbered copies and 15 artist's proofs.
BAC: British Art Center copy is no. 40 of a limited edition of 125 signed and numbered copies.
Subject Terms:
Artists' books -- Great Britain.
English poetry -- 20th century.
World Trade Center (New York, N.Y.) -- Pictorial work.
Form/Genre:
Livres d'artistes.
Poetry.
Contributors:
McIlvanney, William, 1936-
Circle Press, publisher.
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