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Library for the artist's book, Sydney Australia

The Rising

Artist creator: Monica Oppen
Categories: Bookwork / Intaglio Print Books, Printmakers' Books, Small Press Books

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Reference no.:L/Opp.M/89.02 Place/Shelf:2ER

Book title: The Rising
Published by: Ant Press
Year made: 1989
Place made: Australia
Original: Yes
(No. in Edition)
Dimensions: 288 x 394
Binder: bound by M.Oppen
Physical description: single sheet binding, paste paper cover
Medium: graphics
Further information:
"This narrative of this book works on two levels; one being dawn breaking over a field in which a small rocket awaits take-off and the other being the physical process of etching in which the zinc plate is submerged into nitric acid and the acid is allowed to eat away the surface of the plate to nothing." Monica Oppen

Artist creator: Monica Oppen

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