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Blind Alphabet

Artwork date(s): 1993

Willem Hendrik Adriaan Boshoff

Medium: Various local and non-local woods, wire baskets, Braille on aluminium, cloth, steel base
Measurements: Varies with installation. Base and basket: 720 x 350 x 555mm
Edition: Unique

Type: South African Artists Book

Place publication: Johannesburg, RSA
Publisher: The artist

Reference noteThe work consists of carved wooden shapes housed in wire mesh boxes on metal bases. Each mesh box has an aluminium Braille plaque on top of the box, which, along with the mesh structure, hinders viewing.

Mesh boxes and braille plaques may only be accessed by readers of Braille and the blind. Thus far the Blind Alphabet project consists of letters A - D

Ref: DP/12

Total images: 4

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