UNDER THE SURFACE; WITH TEN ORIGINAL SAMPLES OF MARBLED PICTURES OF THE UNDERWATER WORLD'S NATURE
This book has been produced in a limited edition of 19 copies, containing 10 original tipped-in samples of marbled pictures of the underwater world's nature, marbled on "de geerts" paper: made in old paper tradition of holland, mouldmade, four deckle-edges, watermarked with crown and "1625."
Octopus - Dolphin - Whale - Seahorse - Tropical fish - Shark - Moray eel - Swordfish - Squid & Jellyfish - Sea turtle
Text by Nedim Sönmez in English. Format 27 x 42 cm. 15 sheets with 10 original samples of marbled pictures 23 x 35 cm. All pictures signed by hand.
Five photographs from this book are attached to this mail.
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by Morison, Stanley
Limited to 1210 copies of which this is one of 210 numbered copies signed by Morison bound thus and printed on hand-made paper. The deluxe version also differs from the ordinary copies in that it has a binding designed by Jan Van Krimpen, includes more illustrations and has some illustrations printed direct from the original plates. The last issue of the Fleuron. With articles by Van Krimpen, Warde on Eric Gill, Morison, Koch, Symons, Ewald on The Officina Bodoni and Updike on Cleland. One of the plates in Eric Gill's essay "The Passion of Perpetua and Felicity" is signed by Gill. Spine faded and covers rubbed in places.