White Sails : 1999 / 2000
  • artists' book
  • boxed edition
  • offset-printed
  • other special feature[s]
  • black-and-white & color
  • 7.8 x 7.8 x 1.7 cm.
  • 15 elements : small interlocking box in 3 parts , 11 loose color offset illustrations , and [14] pp. accordian folded two-sided colophon / poem
  • edition size 250
  • signed and numbered

White Sails : 1999 / 2000

Richard Tuttle, Ilma Rakusa

White Sails : 1999 / 2000


Artist's book/exhibition catalogue published in conjunction with show held March 30 - May 20, 2000. A small-scale interlocking edition featuring three stacking elements covered in blue, green, and orange book cloth in descending sizes. The largest holds 11 loose single sided reproductions of the works by Richard Tuttle in the exhibition. The second element holds an accordion fold publication with colophon information on one side and the poem "Und wie Wind" by Ilma Rakusa, in German, dedicated to Tuttle, on the other. On the verso of the bookcloth is a protruding piece of mat board that fits perfectly into the previous piece, signed and numbered by Tuttle. The lid to the stacked boxed edition is the smallest piece and has a protruding piece of mat board on it's underside signed by Ilma Rakusa.

Zurich, Switzerland: Annemarie Verna Galerie,
Condition:  Fine. As issued. Numbered 192/250.
[Object # 36019]