THE TRAGIC HISTORY OF HAMLET:
an Artist’s Interpretation of the Classic Text by William Shakespeare











2008

16.5 x 13 x 3”

A grey flax and blood-red abaca duo-sided paper serves as a chemise enclosing 20 folios of pigment prints placed within a sleeve of kozo paper printed with corresponding passages from Hamlet. Book includes watermark, pulp-painting and stencil on handmade paper, with letterpress throughout in Centaur and Trajan type. An “actors” copy of the complete play also included. Placed in a flax and mohair clamshell box, a leather spine stamped with gold.


Edition of 20, 1 copy remains