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Summary Information.

Title
Alphabet tricks
Alternative Title
Alphabet trix
Creator
Jacobs, Diane
Contributor
Scantron Press
Women's Studio Workshop
Date Created and/or Issued
2000
Publication Information
[Portland, Oregon] : Scantron Press, 2000
Contributing Institution
UC Irvine, Libraries, Special Collections
Collection
Artists' books collection
Rights Information
Copyrighted
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Rights Notes
2000
Description
Scope/Content: An alphabet book of sexist language about women.
Technique: Book consists of 15 printed cards which slide into transparent paper sleeves (bound in accordion fold format) silkscreened with illustrations.
Medium: Special scalloped magnifying glass attached to front cover.
Scope/Content: Edition limited to 120 copies, signed and numbered by the artist
Technique: "This book was hand-set in Weiss Roman, Weiss Italic, and wooden type. The cards were printed on Stonehenge and the images were silkscreened on Kozo paper"--Colophon.
Medium: In slipcase, as issued.
Type
physical object
Format
[15] leaves :
Form/Genre
Artists' books--20th century
Alphabet books--20th century
Accordion fold format (Binding)--20th century
folded books
screen prints
screen printing
magnifying glasses
kozo paper
slipcase
allusion
alphabet books
Extent
11 cm
Identifier
ark:/87280/t0wd3xh3
N7433.4.J336 A43 2000
Subject
women (female humans)
Women
Alphabet in art
Sexism in language
sex discrimination

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