Elizabeth Vels Willem Hendrik Adriaan Boshoff
- (bookbinding by)
Measurements: 300 x 380 x195mm Inscription: Signed by the artist. Edition: Unique
Type: South African Artists Book
Place publication: (Johannesburg, RSA) Publisher: Artists Book Cat. 222 Pages: unpaged
Reference note: Unique book-work: 12 small and 1 large book with insert giving numbers of the individual books identifying the apostles' name. All books are signed on inside rear cover.
Hand-made rag and cartridge paper - many with threads and collage in the paper. Ink and water colour decoration/illustration Some books have the name of the apostle worked into the paper in blind (thread).
Compressed pulp board bindings. Wooden housing in the form of a church made by Willem Boshoff containing the twelve apostle books (Last Supper Books) and the main book in the center.
Exhibition notes: Item 222 in the exhibition 'Artists Books in the Ginsberg Collection' at the Johannesburg Art Gallery 25/8/96-27/10/96.