Type of work
Artists´ book, 28 x 77 x 56 cm. /11 x 30.3 x 22 inches, edition 25, signed and numbered, 2005
Each book contains four parts. Part I: a paper-covered box lined with paper and fabric; the lid has a hand-painted embossed design in a vivid red. Part II: a book hand-bound in white silk, containing photographs and hand-coloured facsimiles of drawings made for Wound on 320 gsm Margaux Estampe handmade paper. Part III: a paper sculpture made from 26 tacked sheets of laser cut paper. Part IV: a sculpture made from 50 sheets of laser cut paper, the sheets mounted onto a polished aluminium base and presented in a Perspex frame. Parts III and IV are constructed from Heritage 100% cotton 550 micron paper, created by Anish Kapoor. The box was made by Bookworks. Each of the four parts has been signed and individually numbered by Anish Kapoor.