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RA 2.518 (Restricted Access)
Signed and numbered by the artists, library has 5/14.; Text in Korean.; Small book (weighing 14 gram) is held in cut-out cardboard frame (25 x 21 cm.), which is held in a cardboard wrapper.; Book contains black-and-white images of the artist's hand, holding objects that each weigh 14 grams, ranging from pieces of chocolate to noodles, fruit, a lighter, nuts, rice, etc. According to the acquisitions sheet, the artist once found a young bird on the street and nursed it for six days. It weighed 14 grams throughout that week. Yang constructed the book so as not to forget the feeling of carrying exactly that weight in her hand.; Item contains loose postcard (15 x 11 cm.).
1 v. (unpaged) : ill. ; 8 x 5 cm.
Boxes (containers)Folders (containers)Smyth sewing
Die cuttingLaser printingLetterpress printing
artists' books (books)
For Rights information please contact Special Collections at the John M. Flaxman Library.
The original object was photographed with a Nikon D40 digital camera at 300 ppi as a camera raw file (NEF). The NEF file was converted to the TIFF format in Photoshop CS5.