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Bitter Love

Item date(s): 2002/3

Christiaan (Chris) Diedericks


Pages: 10pp
Size: 220mm, oblong
Inscription: Signed by the artist.
Edition: #2/7


Place publication: Johannesburg, RSA
Publisher: Artists Book
Cat. 16
Exhibition 2006; 2017

Additional notes:
Bitter Love was digitally printed by the artist and bound in linen by Peter Carstens, Johannesburg, 2003. Each edition is presented in a mauve ("black") linen slip(case) and custom made by Carstens. The seven linoleum cuts are hand printed on each page.

The book is printed on the following papers: Title page & Colophon: Fabriano Roma 145gsm. Body: Ingres Fabriano 160gsm.

Each linoleum cut is stamped and signed by the artist.

There are limited editions of ten of each linoleum cut, with one artist's proof.



Exhibition notes:
;Item 16 in the exhibition 'Navigating the Bookscape: Artists' Books and the Digital Interface'.

Aardklop Arts Festival, Potchefstroom.

25–30 September 2006 and the

FADA Gallery, University of Johannesburg.

5–13 October 2006

'Booknesses: Investigating the Body. Emandulo, Chris Diedericks and Charles Hobson'.

Gallery of the SARChI Research Chair in South African Art and Visual Culture, University of Johannesburg.

23 - 30 March 2017

Ref: GB/01738



















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