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Item date(s): 2006

Julie Chen

Pages: unpaged
Size: 345mm
Inscription: Signed by the artist.
Edition: #22/100

Type: Jacob's ladder

Place publication: Berkeley, CA
Publisher: Flying Fish Press
Exhibition 2022

Additional notes:
Colophon: View as written, illustrated, and designed by Julie Chen. It was letterpress printed using a combination of photopolymer plates, wood blocks, and pressure plates and assembled at the studios of Flying Fish Press. Special thanks to Elizabeth McDevitt, Phillip Jones, and Erin Latimer for their unwavering support.

Consisting of two small books: I- Mise en Scene and II- Afterimage in an elaborate box with a Jacob's-Ladder structure revealing a three-dimentional landscape of trees behind glass. The whole is contained in a wrap-around folder closed magnetically.

Illustrated on page 166 and 167 of "Book Art Object", The Codex Foundation, 2008.

Illustrated on page 10 of Masters: Book Arts, curated by Eileen Wallace, 2011.

Exhibition notes:
Creative Research: The Artists’ Books of Veronika Schäpers, Robbin Ami Silverberg and Julie Chen JBCBA, WAM

22 September to 15 December 2022

Ref: GB/11252

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