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Words: the house was quiet and the world was calm
The house was quiet and the world was calm
Pérez Grobet, Ximena
"Words are not only letters - their order and space are as important to make words possible. The book places each of the different letters of a poem in their entirety onto a separate page, in order to appreciate the space they occupy. The poem refers to this concept in its own words."--Info from publisher.; Black and white letterpress printed book featuring fragmented words from a Wallace Stevens poem; This book is part of the AMBruno 'words' project. Folded accordion book that expands with text on both sides of the fold; with bellyband. Signed and numbered by the artist. The collection has copy 12 of 30.
Stevens, Wallace, 1879-1955
AMBruno (Group of artists)
50 p. : ill. ; 23 x 16 cm.
Black-and-whiteText (layout feature)
Artists' books--Mexico City
journals (periodicals)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.