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The Resource Blessing bowl, written and designed by Linda K. Johnson

Blessing bowl, written and designed by Linda K. Johnson

Label
Blessing bowl, written and designed by Linda K. Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from box
  • Limited ed. of 25 copies, signed and numbered by the artist
  • "Blessing Bowl is a book of blessings offered and received as part of daily life. Inspired by Buddhist monks (bhikkhus) who live their lives dependent on the alms or blessings placed in the bowl"--Colophon
  • "A flag book structure with a circular format wraps around and comes together in the shape of a bowl. The blessings flow towards the center. Text is set in 12 pt Gills Sans and printed on a Vandercook letterpress from photopolymer plates. The bowl and blessing are Strathmore and Neenah over paper. The box is covered in Thai Unryu"--Colophon
  • Title and edition information are printed on the outside of the box, which houses a flag book created in an accordion-folded, semi-circular shape, holding strips of paper upon which are printed the artist's personal blessings. The book fits into a slot in the box that holds it upright. A magnet allows the book to form a cone shape. A blue stone is attached to the top of the box. Includes a printed instruction sheet for display, which indicates that the box can be used as a display stand. The box is held closed with a magnet
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
11 x 7 x 2 cm in a 13 x 9 x 6 cm box.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: No. 12/25. Box is light blue paper over boards, stamped in slate blue. Box has a translucent blue stone attached to flap. Book is dark blue paper with grey wavy lines. Flags are light blue and light green. Purchase, Linda K. Johnson, 2008.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)191869744
  • ucoclc191869744
Label
Blessing bowl, written and designed by Linda K. Johnson
Publication
Note
  • Title from box
  • Limited ed. of 25 copies, signed and numbered by the artist
  • "Blessing Bowl is a book of blessings offered and received as part of daily life. Inspired by Buddhist monks (bhikkhus) who live their lives dependent on the alms or blessings placed in the bowl"--Colophon
  • "A flag book structure with a circular format wraps around and comes together in the shape of a bowl. The blessings flow towards the center. Text is set in 12 pt Gills Sans and printed on a Vandercook letterpress from photopolymer plates. The bowl and blessing are Strathmore and Neenah over paper. The box is covered in Thai Unryu"--Colophon
  • Title and edition information are printed on the outside of the box, which houses a flag book created in an accordion-folded, semi-circular shape, holding strips of paper upon which are printed the artist's personal blessings. The book fits into a slot in the box that holds it upright. A magnet allows the book to form a cone shape. A blue stone is attached to the top of the box. Includes a printed instruction sheet for display, which indicates that the box can be used as a display stand. The box is held closed with a magnet
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
11 x 7 x 2 cm in a 13 x 9 x 6 cm box.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: No. 12/25. Box is light blue paper over boards, stamped in slate blue. Box has a translucent blue stone attached to flap. Book is dark blue paper with grey wavy lines. Flags are light blue and light green. Purchase, Linda K. Johnson, 2008.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)191869744
  • ucoclc191869744

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