A Route of Evanescence. A Poem by Emily Dickinson in an Eco Printed Book. Merike van Zanten.

A Route of Evanescence. A Poem by Emily Dickinson in an Eco Printed Book.

Cambridge, MA: Double Dutch Design, 2019. Unique artist's book on handmade Abaca paper, eco prints on Arches Aquaurelle and parchment paperswith text of A ROUTE OF EVANESCENCE digitally printed on first page of book. Page size: 7.5 x 6 inches; 40pp. Bound: hand-sewn into eco printed pale mauve / pink leather boards with blue at center, pink linen thread, housed in custom-made rose cloth over boards. Each folio divided with eco printed half-circle sheet in tan and brown, highlighted with gold metalic stitches as if a flower blossom. The plant material used in the creation of this book is a marvelous exploration Emily Dickinson's verse, which is an homage to the hummingbird (though never specifically mentioned), and nature in general. Eco printing (or nature printing) is the process of botanical alchemy when make leaf prints on paper and fabric and using pressure and heat printing with plant material without the use of paints and inks. Here the medium is the perfect vehicle for the verse of Dickinson. Item #11560

Price: $2,500.00

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