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Elogio da Mão

Artist creator: Amir Brito Cadôr
Categories: Bookwork / Image-graphic Books, Photocopy/Xerox, Small Press Books

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Reference no.:L/Bri.A/11.01 Place/Shelf:4nthBR

Book title: Elogio da Mão
Published by: Edições Andante
Year made: 2011
Place made: Brazil
Original: Yes
(No. in Edition)
Dimensions: 210 x 180
Binder: bound by A Brito Cadôr
Physical description: stapled pamphlet
Medium: graphics, laser printed
Further information:
The title translates 'In Praise of Hands'.
"The hands shown in this book are taken from various sources: an old Egyptian wall drawing, a Japanese woodcut, a detail from an El Greco’s painting, some vintage posters, the Mercator’s Calligraphy Handbook (1540) and an engraving from “The Art of Writing”, an illustration from Diderot’s Encyclopedia." Amir Brito Cadôr (Andante catalogue)

Artist creator: Amir Brito Cadôr

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