Canto XXVII/1: Machinations

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Canto XXVII/1: Machinations 

Lithograph with etching, page proof approved by the artist and signed / initialled by him, taken from the original Talford Press edition of 185, printed on 100% rag, acid-free Inveresk (Somerset) paper

 

page size 39.5 x 31 cm

 

1979 – 1983

 

This collage of fragments taken from The Boy's Own Paper and London Illustrated News shows the devisers of guileful intricacy eternally trapped in their own machinations : mechanical elements, the hand-drawn web woven round the frame and multiple wheels all symbolise deceit and scheming.

 

£ 275 (approx. US$ 360, € 321) VAT, postage and handling included