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Ballot Box

Artwork date(s): 1978

Judith Mason

Measurements: 284mm
Inscription: Signed and dated by the artist
Edition: #7/30

Type: South African Artists Book

Place publication: Johannesburg, RSA
Publisher: The Goodman Gallery
Pages: unpaged

Reference noteColophon: "A portfolio of ten original lithographs printed by Bruce Attwood and published by the Goodman Gallery."

Eleven framed panels, the first being the colophon and the others the lithographs. The lithographs are titled "Metaphor 1" to "Metaphor 10". The eleven framed panels are housed in a blue-gray wooden box painted on the front with the front view of the head and shoulders of a man and on the back with the back view of the man. The top of the box is titled "Ballot Box" and is painted with a slot for ballot papers to which a 3D padlock is fixed.

The titles are:

1. Valley of the kings

2. Maternal breast

3. Water into wine at sunset

4. Cornucopia

5. Mirror

6. Landscape for a dead tortoise

7. Moon garden

8. Iago's heart

9. Birdcage

10. Fig

Ref: GB/10242

Total images: 2

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