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  • Collection: UWM Book Arts

Extracts II

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"Extracts II, a unique book, consist of collages made from an assortment of found objects from the artist's collection of ephemera, assembled and sewn by machine. The concertina construction is made of unknown handmade paper from India"--Colophon.

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Farmers

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Gaylord Schanilec illustrations and interview with Elaine Miller (rural Oakland, Minnesota--June, 1988) ; Herman Schanilec, Jr. (rural Minto, North Dakota--July, 1988) ; Danny Narlock (rural West Oslo, North Dakota--November, 1989) ; Joe Edlin (rural…

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Farmers Progressive Proofs

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Companion to 'Farmers' by Gaylord Schanilec

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Fatherland

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Written in the voice of a woman dead for 7 years. Fatherland is an artist's book about funerary rites in Taiwan which continue to change in modern day Taiwan.

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Forgotten Landscapes

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Artist Xavier Monsalvatje, photographed, filmed and painted the decline of the Valencian industrial area of Cross, where spectacular architecture fell into neglect and then was destroyed. This series of silk-screen printing is a reflection of its…

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Four Passages

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"Accordian printed intaglio on Somerset Book Heavyweight paper. Four relief printed small pages of handmade Japanese paper are hand stitched onto the accordion using decorative stitches in red and brown. Painted board covers with relief printed…

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Golden Seas

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Woodcuts of an old time wheat harvest demonstration in Waitsburg, Washington.

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Holy Raiment: [A Saintly Reference]

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Artist’s book: laserprint, hand-carved rubber stamp, wire, silk ribbon, Japanese-style binding ; Reliquary: glass bell, lathed wood, engraved brass plaque, vintage boxing gloves.

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Horse Logging

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Majority of text is a reproduced manuscript. Text on buff colored paper, woodcut illustrations on white paper.

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Ink on the Elbow

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Selected correspondence, spanning over four years, between printers Esselmont and Schanilec. Includes a number of color linocuts by Esslemont and an engraved panorama of Esslemont's home in Wales by Schanilec. Contains also ink jet prints and sample…

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