Canto XXVIII/1: Paper People

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Canto XXVIII/1: Paper People 

Silkscreen page proof in a very limited edition, 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

 

The primary school technique of making a paper-chain of men which could then be subjected to mutilation provided the artist with a satisfying method of depicting the host of mutilated schismatics Dante describes in this Canto, the initial unity of their creation brought to strife by man-made divisions.

 

£ 275 (approx. US$ 430, € 330) VAT, postage and handling included