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Helfgott, Gloria


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Visual depiction of and reflections on the cosmos using drawings in carborundum dust, cutouts with slate chips, paper collage, slate wrapped in thread. Issued in black fabric-covered clamshell box. Leaves of various widths are folded two, three or four times. Covers are dusted in carborundum powder; front and back covers have rows of glued marble chips. Pagination: One v. [5] folded leaves: all ill. Dimensions: Book: 19 x 15 x 2 cm. Box: 22 x 16 x 5 cm. Edition: Unique, one-of-a-kind, 1989.


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