BLANCHE ET MOI
1990. 28 X 23 cm.
Edition of 6. Drypoint printed on both sides of Saunders paper, the verso
in linear patterns (drawn with a power tool)
echoing Mozart's quintet in E-flat which was playing while I drew on the
zinc plates. Hand-bound in boards covered by paper printed by me, as is
This book came about by serendipitous links between the music, a photo of
my mother as a young girl in Paris, one of myself as a child, and a book
about Matisse which happened to be lying on the table.
Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library, London (to see
the book on the V&A database, click on this
Olin Library, Cornell University, New York