Database of South African Artists' Books
Very Brief Chaucer Reader|
Prologue to the Canterbury Tales c. 500.
Artwork date(s): 1993
Measurements: 195 x 150 x 100mm
Inscription: Signed and dated by the artist
Type: South African Artists Book
Place publication: (Cape Town, RSA)
Publisher: Artists Book
Reference note: Metal (band saw blade), rust and gold leaf. Text on six blades and metal on wooden base: 'IF GOLD RUSTE WHAT SHAL IREN DO.'
Under base: 'Made from salvaged metal (rusted bandsaw blades) and gold leaf'.
Exhibition notes: Item 194 in the exhibition 'Artists Books in the Ginsberg Collection' at the Johannesburg Art Gallery 25/8/96-27/10/96.
Total images: 2