Includes three signed etchings by Marx accompanying the text by Eleanor A. McQuilkin.
Medium: Etching and letterpress on Rives BFK paper Dimensions: 11 x 8 inches (slipcase) Signature: Colophon signed by the artist Artist details: American, 1925 Date finished: 2000 Edition: 56/100 Printer: Text printed at The Black Bird Press: Rochester, NY Publisher: Hand sewn and bound at Olde Ridge Bookbindery, Rochester, NY
Contains ten signed Marx etchings, some set on pages in text, with accompanying quotes by various authors, housed in a hard slipcase portfolio. Colophon signed and numbered by the artist.
Medium: Etching and letterpress on Arches cover Dimensions: 20 1/2 x 15 3/4 inches Signature: Signed Artist details: American, 1925 Date finished: 1968 Edition: 32/35 Printer: Text (set in Garamond) printed at The Black Bird Press, Vestal, N.Y. Condition: Bottom edge of splicase has small tear in the linen.
This artist book features a suite of 21 intaglio prints and one self-portrait intaglio print of the artist enclosed in Uncle Skulky’s skull, together with two original drawings. Notes, titles, and various lines of verse by the Norse poet Egil Skallagrimsson accompany each print. The sheets are bound in a cover featuring an original lacquer drawing by the artist. The book is bound as s drum-leaf binding with a leather and linen drop-away spine and is housed in a linen and silk lined, drop-spine box.
Medium: Intaglio and letterpress Dimensions: 15 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches (boxed) Signature: Signed Artist details: American, 1942 Date finished: 2004 Edition: 4/6