0236 - C6-4/5/6 ZA
old heads in modern masks
Axeage Private Press; Cape Town, RSA
Inscription: Signed by all participants
Notes: Colophon: "This private edition with 14 original monochrome etchings and seven etched renderings of the Mafikeng Heads by Malcolm Payne, each signed and numbered by the artist. All the etchings were printed from the original copper plates, on Zerkall Buetten paper 145gsm, by Paulus Paas. Each copy is hand bound in quarter leather by Peter Carstens. Screenprinted cover design by Malcolm Payne." A visual, archaeological and historical reading of the Lydenburg Heads. Accompanied by three essays: p17 - Fragments: An archaeological biography by Patricia Davison, p33 - Tales and heads, bodies and landscapes by Martin Hall and p59 - The Mafikeng Heads by Malcolm Payne.