Karen Hanmer – Whirlwind Romance – SPECIAL ORDER ITEM

$750.00 $600.00

c. 2011
edition of 3
6.75 x 4.25 x 3

Available by special order. Please contact gallery to confirm availability.



This carousel book pairs text from the archetypal 1813 romance novel by Jane Austen with images cut from the covers of its modern counterparts. Background pattern references Regency era roller-printed textiles.

Karen Hanmer‘s artists’ books and design bindings intertwine cultural and personal memory. She exhibits internationally, and her work is included in collections ranging from The Getty Museum and the Library of Congress to Yale University and Graceland. She is a leader in the book arts community, having served on the editorial board of The Bonefolder, and as frequent exhibition curator. She offers workshops and private instruction focusing on a solid foundation in basic binding skills.

inkjet prints and found images

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