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McKim, Alicia


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'A series of 6 panoramas of western ranching scenes, each with a folding exterior frame carrying the text of the song, Home on the Range, and with multiple folding layers of scenery in an accordion-folded carousel structure. "The 'Ole West' comes to life in this carousel book using color copies of vintage postcards cut away and layered to reveal six 3-dimensional scenes. The outer frame is letterpress printed on Quest paper. The book is bound in paper covered boards with a twine tie." -- Artist's prospectus. Pagination: [12] pages: color Illustrations. Dimensions: 12.3 x 10.5 cm closed. Limited edition: 43/50.


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