[London]: Susan Allix , 2006. Allix, Susan. Limited Edition. Accordion Style. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 14 pp. Signed by Artist. Fine. Item #CNJL373
Limited edition of 25, this no. 12. Susan Allix, a British book artist, has her own press and creates handmade books using a variety of fine papers and textures with letterpress printing and embossing. One of her works was selected for the exhibit "Bookmarking Book Art", held at the Grosvenor Rare Book Room. This work, "Palm Tree Sketch Book", contains a collection of 14 palm tree images inspired by sketches taken from distant locations, with text that provides a descriptive title to each tree. ***DESCRIPTION: Artist book designed accordion-style, bound with a folded front board using green suede and Abaca paper, contains 14 images of palm trees in etching, relief print and reproduced drawings, printed in Spartan on Somerset paper, 12 mo size (6.75" tall), 14 pages, limited edition of 25, this no. 12. Enclosed in an artist envelope of cardstock with a mylar wrap, image of a palm tree on the front, the flap being of green paper. ***CONDITION: Fine in a fine envelope. ***POSTAGE: International customers, please note that additional postage may apply, please contact seller for details. ***Swan's Fine Books is pleased to be a member of the ABAA, ILAB and IOBA and we stand behind every book we sell. Please contact us with any questions you may have, we are here to help.