Maxims by the Yard.

Lorenz, Angela.
2005

This volume of 36 original maxims mimics a spool of ribbon from a sewing shop. The maxims, one for every inch in a yard, are woven, not printed, on a computerized loom. The letters are red on a white ground, with reverse tones on the verso. The ribbon scroll has two joins, sewn on a sewing machine, with ironed folds to evoke the folds of banners or scrolls with titles or mottos, often with latin t... read more

Subjects
Maxims.
Artists' Books.
Art, Modern--20th century.
Conceptual art.
Epigrams.
Quotations.
Proverbs.
Aphorisms and apothegms.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/012597
ID: tufts:22566
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Usage: Detailed Rights

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