|Author:||Main Author: Stokes, Telfer - British 1940
|Title:||Song of the thrush
|Digital Record:||St. Louis, Missouri: Washington University in St. Louis, University Libraries
Song of the Thrush
Yarrow, Scotland, Weproductions, 1998.
Artist Keywords: Political/social commentary
Sam Fox Keywords:
Library Keywords: Artists' books
Library Keywords: Poor -- India -- History -- 20th century
Library Keywords: India -- Social conditions
Artist Statement - The book divides itself between x2 basic forms: the cover
section (a series of titles and covers never to be realised) and the content section
that is a commentary on social conditions (poverty in India).
Title Description - Longtime influential book artist Telfer Stokes was inspired to create this book after a recent visit to India. Really two books in one the first is a selection of colorful, glossy photographic scenes that evoke tourism and leisure; the second is a collection of colored and jarring prints intertwined with bold face messages. 29 June 2009 (printedmatter.org).
Physical Description - Offset/Stitch binding