Greed / Claire Van Vliet; Eystein Hanche-Olsen

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Identifier: FA.B98.1514
Object type: Books
Dimensions: 8 unnumbered pages (4 folded) : illustrations (some color) ; 16.5 x 18.75 cm
Creation dates: 2013
Created by: Claire Van Vliet
Lithographs by: Claire Van Vliet
Published by: Janus Press
Library of Congress Subject Headings: Avarice in art [sh2014001772], Politics in art [sh85104472], Recessions--United States [sh2010109755], Artists' books [sh85008302], Letterpress printing [sh95001685]
Printed in a limited edition of 150 copies, signed and numbered by the artist. Printed on eight leaves connected laterally and folded accordion style to form a continuous strip which is affixed to p. [2] of cover. Four of the leaves are illustrated with Van Vliet's black and white lithographs of distorted faces: a propagandist, a lobbyist, a banker, and Joe Public. The four folded leaves feature text in various types and colors. Gold Elephant Hide paper for cover and slipcase. "Greed" stamped multiple times in black on the cover. "Lithographs by Claire Van Vliet; printed by Eystein Hanche-Olsen at SKHS in Oslo on Zerkall Butten papier. The text was handset and printed letterpress."--Colophon.