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Musuem, on exactitude in science, Jorges Borges
"Swatch booklet chronicling the rise and fall of the fur empire, where the typography and fur become more luxurious and then more generic, symbolizing the fall due to animal activism. The text of the booklet is Jorges Borges' short story 'Museum, on Exactitude in Science'"--From artist's statement.
Borges, Jorge Luis, 1899-1986
5 leather swatches ; 20 x 28 cm.
FurLeatherWood (plant material)ClothPaint
Laser printingLaser Beam Cutting
Local Book Arts
Artists' books--SpecimensAnimal rights--In art
artists' books (books)
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The original object was scanned as a TIFF file on an Epson Expression 10000XL flatbed scanner at approximately 4000 pixels on the long dimension.