The First Time, the Heart (A Portrait of Life 1854-1913), 2017
Portfolio of 50 prints on Rising Drawing Bristol; photolithographs with transparent base ink, hand-flamed and sooted paper; image brushed with lithotine and lifted from soot, fused in a mild solution of shellac and denatured alcohol. Housed in portfolio box created by Bella Forte Designs; bound in Canapetta black Italian cloth with screen-printed text and image; 8-page essay booklet digitally printed on Classic Text natural white paper with saddle-stitch binding.
11 1/2 × 14 1/4 in; 29.2 × 36.2 cm
Editions 2-6 of 6 + 1AP