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Sangkuriang : a legend from West Java / Arthur Boyd, collagraphs ; Indra Deigan, woodcuts
Bib ID 1956574
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Boyd, Arthur, 1920-1999, artist
 
Description [Mittagong] : Graphic Investigation Workshop, 1993 
1 volume (unpaged) : colour illustrations ; 45 cm. in box 48 x 35 x 5 cm. 
Notes

Contains 10 two-plate collagraphs, frontispiece and endpanel by Arthur Boyd and 12 hand printed woodcuts by Indra Deigan.

Limited edition of 10 numbered copies signed by the artists. Copies 1-4 design bound by John Tonkin using his own endpapers; copies 5-10 bound by Indra Deigan with her endpapers.

National Library's copy is numbered proof II.

"Typeface: Bodoni Book Italic 24/32 pt. ; papers: French, BFK Rives 270 gsm & Japanese, Kayazuki ; presses: Harry F. Rochat etching press & Haas & Kellhover Grafix letterpress" -- Colophon.

Subjects Folklore in art.  |  Legends -- Indonesia -- Pictorial works.  |  Tales -- Indonesia -- Pictorial works.  |  Collagraph printing -- Australia -- Specimens.  |  Wood-engraving -- Australia -- Specimens.  |  Artists' illustrated books -- Australia -- Specimens.
Other authors/contributors Deigan, Indra, 1966- artist, binder  |  Tonkin, John (F. John), binder  |  Graphic Investigation Workshop (Canberra School of Art)
Exhibited National Library of Australia's SRef 398.2095982 B789 copy exhibited: "Visitor Centre" Artists book display, National Library of Australia, 6 March 2003 – 31 August 2003  National Library of Australia's SRef 398.2095982 B789 copy exhibited: "Treasures Gallery", National Library of Australia, May–November 2019. 

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