Alan Isaac Rare Books

Sample Book of Faults.


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Published by: McGinley Paper Company, New York.  2007.

LIMITED edition of 22 copies (this numbered 11)

A sample collection of papers/cards of different weights with coloured patterns based on textiles and printed from woodcuts.  The samples vary in size and each bears a printed text alluding to a fault, these offered to the creator, Sarah Nicholls, and appearing anonymously.  The cards are held in one corner by a silver metal screw pin.

245 x 145mm. 26 sheets. Card folder in brown and grey, printed inside and out in black.  Laid in is a printed colophon, signed by the creator, Sarah Nicholls.

Fine.  An interesting means of displaying paper/card samples in combination with art.

VERY RARE COPY – none offered for sale or appearing in institutional collections