Paris

Name:
Davidson, Laura
Title:
Paris
Place of Origin:
Boston (Mass.)
Publisher:
Laura Davidson
Date:
2006
Format/Genre:
books; illustrations
Physical Description:
1 v. ([6)] leaves) : col. ill. ; 13 x 18 cm + 1 notebook ([18] p. : ill. ; 11 cm)
Language:
English
Note:
Images were painted directly on guidebook pages, then offset printed and accordian bound on sides by hand. Number 397 from an edition of 500. Issued in an envelope, with a hand-painted "stamp" of Paris pasted onto the upper right corner.
Summary:
A tunnel book, or peep show, that is part of an ongoing series of artists' books referencing old travel guidebooks and maps. This view of Paris is from the top floor of the Institut de Monde Arabe. The images were painted on pages from Les Guides Bleus published in 1952.
Subjects:
Paris (France)--In art; Buildings; Paris (France)
Library Location:
Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Shelf Location:
AA1045 D28
Catalog Record:
8644340
Digital Project:
Avery’s Architectural Novelties

Paris