Lot 8 of 478:
Stunning artist book by Susan Allix  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$900
$1,500 - $2,000

Bengal Story: Tales from Orissa, Bengal & Sikkim

Allix, Susan


Susan Allix



[58] pp. Illustrated with five etchings and five linocuts, printed in color, one plate with a small inset mirror. Tissue guards laid in (one creased). (Oblong 4to) 20.5x24 cm (8x9½") black quarter leather, boards covered in black Kyoseishi paper inlaid with orange and a printed fragment from a red prayer flag. Onlaid on a rectangle of Tibetan paper is a piece of distressed parchment with pen drawing, a line of sprinkle goatskin and a red circle. Finished with black leather stripes. Tan linen box. Copy number 13. One of 10 special copies of 15 on hand-made paper of a total edition of 25.

A superb example of the beautiful and creative artist books of Susan Allix. Prospectus laid in.

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