Books of Knowledge

Carved Sculpture Title: “Book of Knowledge One"
Original Published Name: “Books of Knowledge 15-16” and “Books of Knowledge 17-18"
Materials: Recycled Book, Paper, Glue & Acrylic
Size: 9.5” by 8.5”

Date Carved: December 2013

Carved from two out of date reference, children's encyclopedias from 1947, this piece focuses on various stories and images of interest as the artist found them in their original position, making this a unique art piece.

Sealed shut, the artist left images preserved in their original printed location within each book. This art insures the reader a glimpse into the media from yesteryear, a perspective that will inspire, mesmerize and create intrigue with style that is a unique a one-of-a-kind item for display.

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