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The bones of the land / Katharine Nix
Bib ID 7330023
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Nix, Katharine, artist, author
 
Description [Bawley Point, N.S.W.] : Katharine Nix, 2009 
36 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 33 x 24 cm, in envelope 39 x 25.5 cm 
Notes

An artist's book constructed with handmade papers (rag and kozo), paper on paper silk screened printed text, paper on paper and ink art images depicting natural environment changes, with text by the artist referring to mountains, cliffs, rocks, rivers, oceans, and birth. Unique copy, signed by the artist.-Adapted from a card from the artist, January 2017.

Binding

Open spine bound with handmade card covers, pages in three sections with five chain coptic stitches, decorated with four bird bones on front cover. Stored in a handmade paper fold-top envelope with braided flax string closure. 

Subjects Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- Pictorial works.  |  Environmental degradation -- Pictorial works.  |  Landscape changes -- Environmental aspects -- Pictorial works.  |  Artists' books -- Australia.  |  Paper, Handmade -- Australia.  |  Australian

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