Collages


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Lei Sognera Per Sempere II 

1984

Bookplates, glue wash, aged magazine page, watercolor, “Odd Fellows Union” yearbook cut-outs, wax, and pencil on page from a Florentine book (“Book of Kings”)

13 3/4 x 17 3/4”

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Waters from the Waters

1985 

Colored bookplates, aged magazine page remnant, carbon paper, glue wash, gouache, watercolor, pressed flower, Italian letter remnant (c. 1880) and pencil on page from a Florentine book (“Book of Kings”)

14 x 17 3/4”

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Nocturne No. V — Firmamental Separation

1986

Carbon copy transfer, etching, pencil, Elmer’s glue and book cutouts on Odd Fellows Union yearbook page.

11 1/2 x 13 1/2”

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Moving Field Stones (for Jack Massey)

1985

Carbon paper transfer, gouache, pencil, Presstype, Italian letter remnant (c.1880), book cut outs, tin type, photo corners and snake skin on an end page from a Florentine book (“Book of Kings”)

13 3/4 x 17 3/4”

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Worm Wood

1985

Cut-out book plates, reverse side of book plate, marbleized paper, wax, Italian letter remnant (c. 1880), rose petal, gouache, Elmer’s glue and pencil on an end page from a Florentine book (“Book of Kings”)

17 3/4 c 13 3/4”

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Lure for Consciousness

1989

Flower petals, cloth, marbleized paper, sealing was, book plates, book binding cloth, water color, acrylic and gouache on Italian letter (c. 1880), mounted on book plate

21 x 16 3/4”

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For Noah Megherian Bartel: Neither the Western Point of View (Perspective), Nor the Concept of Zero (Arab) Negate the Existence of God

1995

Ninteenth centure steel engraving book plates, sanded paint on page from “Book of Origins” series, pencil, gold leaf, watercolor, acrylic and tempera on Italian letter (c. 1880), mounted on book plate.

21 x 16 3/4”

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A Journey (After A.D.)

2011

Puzzle-piece fit collage using only 19th century papers, end pages, dictionary definitions, photo-transfers, yes glue, archival document repair tape, and Alfred DeCredico’s collage remnants

10.5 x 11”

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Sublime Climate

2011

Puzzle-piece fit collage using only 19th century papers, end pages, book engravings, dictionary definitions, photo-transfers, yes glue, archival document repair tape, and Alfred DeCredico’s collage remnants

 13 1/4 x 12 1/2”

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Animas Hominis

2011

Puzzle-piece fit collage using only 19th century papers, end pages, photo-transfer, yes glue, archival document repair tape, and Alfred DeCredico’s collage remnants

13 3/4 x 14 1/2

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Set Apart or Belonging To An Individual or A People

2011

Puzzle-piece fit collage using only 19th century papers, end pages, photo-transfer, yes glue, gouache, pencil, archival document repair tape, book engravings and dictionary definitions

23 1/2 x 11 1/4”

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All That Part of a Picture Which is Not of the Body or Argument

2011

Puzzle-piece fit collage using only 19th century papers, end pages, photo-transfer, Memeograph, improperly exposed/fixed photo remnants, Italian letter remnant (c. 1880), yes glue, pencil, antique cellophane tape, archival document repair tape and dictionary definitions

16 1/4 x 13 1/2”

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