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Bound image : Phil Baines ... [et al.].
[Exeter] : [Spacex Gallery], [1988]
Physical Description:
[36] p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
N7433.4.B68 A4 1988+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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"Central to the exhibition is this collaborative publication produced by all six artists [Phil Baines, David Blamey, Christopher Cook, David Phillips, Jake Tilson, and John Watson] ... Each artist worked on consecutive pages taking into consideration the page's future development. Meeting regularly to analyse and discuss the book's progression the pages were then exchanged, each artist taking pages he felt he could add to ..."--Colophon.
"This book was produced to accompany the touring exhibition 'Bound image', organised by the Spacex Gallery, Exeter. It has been published in three editions. Standard edition : 2,000 numbered copies printed offset-litho on 135gsm Longbow Cartridge, 32 pp saddle-stitched into 180gsm Ad-Rem Board covers, dust-jacket printed on 190gsm Fabriano Murillo, the endpapapers are 90gsm Fabriano Ingres. Collectors edition : 150 numbered copies, casebound and signed by the artists. 32 pp on 150gsm Inverurie Drawing Cartridge. 28 pages printed offset-litho ; 4 with colour xerox additions or hand-tinting, and 4 pages printed by hand, letterpress, lithography, and silk screen (2). The dust jacket and endpapers are the same as the standard edition. X-Ray, A supplementary publication : photocopies of each page made at each stage of its development."--- Colophon.
Introductory text and short biographies of the authors by Ann Gallagher.
Typesetting by Ron Hart and Malcolm Parker. Binding of collector's edition by Mick Wootten.
BAC: British Art Center copy is no. 81 of the collector's edition, signed by the artists. With original dust jacket and slip case. Has laid in John Watson's Pocket spleen ventilator (1 sheet).
Subject Terms:
Artists' books -- Great Britain -- Exhibitions.
Gavin Martin Ltd. -- Printer.
Hart, Ron -- Typesetter.
Parker, Malcolm -- Typesetter.
Satire, English.
Spacex Gallery -- Exhibitions.
Spacex Gallery -- Publisher.
Wootten, Mick -- Binder.
Artists' books.
Comic books.
Baines, Phil, 1958-
Gallagher, Ann.
Blamey, David, 1961-
Cook, Christopher, 1959-
Phillips, David.
Tilson, Jake, 1958-
Watson, John, 1960-

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