PatternPattern: The Geometry of Motion

By: Barbara Hodgson (b. 1955) and Claudia Cohen

Price: $6,000.00

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Book Condition: Collectible: Like New


LIMITED EDITION of 30 copies, this is number 23, this is one of 6 hard-cover copies, SIGNED by Barbara Hodgson and Claudia Cohen on the colophon. Square 4to. 9 1/4 x 9 1/4 inches. (54) pp. Half-title, title page printed in 2 colors, included throughout are plates printed on translucent papers, paper samples, tipped-in plates, samples mounted with cut-out slots, French-fold plates, folding plates, text figures throughout, bibliography; text clean, unmarked. Vellum spine with gilt-stamped black leather spine label, patterned paper over boards, fore-edge covered in gilt-stamped black leather, patterned paper end-papers, comes in a grey-cloth covered clam-shell box, decorative paper label mounted in a inset on the front cover, all edges of the box with a strip of patterned paper, strip of patterned paper on box spine with a black leather spine label mounted on the paper spine strip, laid into the box is a paper portfolio titled "Textile Grids from Franz Donat, 'Grosses Bildungs-Lexicon', 1908" with 3 folding plates with black and blue pattern samples. 1119-001. Fine. Designed and composed in Monotype Fournier by Barbara Dodgson, hand-down patterns by Hodgson and Cohen, printed by Rollin Milroy at Heavenly Monkey on dampened Arches paper, and bound by Claudia Cohen in Seattle. This is the third in a series of books, including Decorating Paper (2015), and Folding Paper (2017); Decorating Paper explored pattern applied to paper, and Folding Paper investigated systems for folding paper objects. "Our goal with PatternPattern is to analyze and illustrate various systems that have been devised throughout time to bring order to patterns: how they are created, applied, studied and categorized." From the Introduction. The illustrative elements consist of more than 40 original examples, all rendered by hand for each copy.

Title: PatternPattern: The Geometry of Motion

Author Name: Barbara Hodgson (b. 1955) and Claudia Cohen

Categories: GVBF-920,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Vancouver BC, HM Editions: 2019

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

Type: Hardcover

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: MR819-006

Keywords: Barbara Hodgson, Claudia Cohen, PatternPattern The Geometry of Motion, Artists Book, Franz Donat, Grosses Bildungs-Lexicon, Rollin Milroy, Heavenly Monkey, Paper