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The Resource Leavings

Leavings

Label
Leavings
Title
Leavings
Creator
Contributor
Binder
Honoree
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Artist's book about memory and loss, presenting the "leavings" of daily life--fragments, discards, scraps, shards, remnants, and residue--to document the passage of time.
Cataloging source
CUS
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
N7433.4.C44
LC item number
L43 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Summary expansion
The tokens, vestiges, traces, suggestions, and scars that remain attest to the emotional power of the past over our lives
Label
Leavings
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Imprint from inside surface of box
  • Colophon (on tag no. 6): "Leavings was designed and produced by Julie Chen in an edition of 100 copies. Printed letterpress from polymer plates on a variety of papers, this book also includes a collage of found images, objects and printed matter. The edition was printed by Julie Chen and bound by Christine Rolik and Julie Chen at Flying Fish Press in Berkeley, California ..."
  • Letterpress printed paper laminated to card stock and accordian folded. Brief texts collaged to both sides of the accordion. One side of the accordion has numbered baggage tags of elephant hide paper with small glassine envelopes attached containing various artifacts and inserted into numbered pockets. The other side of the accordion has shaped cutouts which show the backs of the baggage tags containing collaged images and when the baggage tag is removed another layer of text is revealed
  • Issued in a single-tray bi-fold drop-lid box (18 x 13 x 5 cm.) covered in teal blue silk cloth with ocher braided thread tie, and ocher grosgrain pull tab
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
[24] p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: number 19 of a limited edition of 100 copies, numbered and signed by the author/artist, Julie Chen. Bookplate in honor of Katharine E.S. Donahue for her service to the UCLA Library, 1987-2008. In a modern beige cloth-covered clamshell box with velcro closure, and gold-stamped black leather spine label: "Chen. Leavings. 1997." Purchase, Califia, June 1998.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)38841562
  • ucoclc38841562
Label
Leavings
Publication
Note
  • Imprint from inside surface of box
  • Colophon (on tag no. 6): "Leavings was designed and produced by Julie Chen in an edition of 100 copies. Printed letterpress from polymer plates on a variety of papers, this book also includes a collage of found images, objects and printed matter. The edition was printed by Julie Chen and bound by Christine Rolik and Julie Chen at Flying Fish Press in Berkeley, California ..."
  • Letterpress printed paper laminated to card stock and accordian folded. Brief texts collaged to both sides of the accordion. One side of the accordion has numbered baggage tags of elephant hide paper with small glassine envelopes attached containing various artifacts and inserted into numbered pockets. The other side of the accordion has shaped cutouts which show the backs of the baggage tags containing collaged images and when the baggage tag is removed another layer of text is revealed
  • Issued in a single-tray bi-fold drop-lid box (18 x 13 x 5 cm.) covered in teal blue silk cloth with ocher braided thread tie, and ocher grosgrain pull tab
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
[24] p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: number 19 of a limited edition of 100 copies, numbered and signed by the author/artist, Julie Chen. Bookplate in honor of Katharine E.S. Donahue for her service to the UCLA Library, 1987-2008. In a modern beige cloth-covered clamshell box with velcro closure, and gold-stamped black leather spine label: "Chen. Leavings. 1997." Purchase, Califia, June 1998.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)38841562
  • ucoclc38841562

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