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Creator:
Bodman, Sarah
Title(s):
Cuttings.
Published/Created:
Bristol [England] : Sarah Bodman, UWE Bristol, 1995.
Physical Description:
[48] p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N7433.4 B74 C8 1995 Flat A
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Edition limited to 10 copies.
"Water-based screenprint with hand-tinted watercolours, crayons, ink and pencil drawings. Bound in printed board covers with white metal full-ring bind. Each book is boxed with a different 'Cuttings' implement insert."--Book Arts (UWE Bristol) website.
BAC: Postcard from artist placed in object file.
Artist's book yearbook 1996-97, p. 116
BAC: British Art Center copy is no. [5] of a limited edition of 10 copies. Includes a small knife (as implement insert). Also laid in the box is "Quotations chosen by Hamish Hamilton," [4] p. (Edinburgh : Fruitmarket Gallery, 1985).
"Cuttings is based on a poem by Theodore Roethke which observes the new growth of plants from cuttings. By manipulation of selected texts through inserted passages and linking flower and plant images, the book explores a darker side of human nature."--Book Arts (UWE Bristol) website.
Subject Terms:
Artists' books -- Great Britain.
Plants in art.
Women in natural history.
Form/Genre:
Artists' books.
Screenprints
Contributors:
Roethke, Theodore, 1908-1963. Cuttings, later.
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