Les fruits défendus. 2016.
* 1950 in Boston
38 x 35.5 cm in slipcase.
The series of ten mezzotint plates by Judith Rothchild of known and lesser known fruits are accompanied with original texts in French by Marie Rouanet. The edition of twenty is printed on Hahnemühle paper by the artist.
The handset letterpress in Vendôme romain was composed and printed by Mark Lintott on BFK grey paper on a Vandercook N° 4 press.
The regular edition, numbers 11/20 to 20/20 are presented in slip cases screen printed with images of apples. The deluxe edition numbers 1/20 to 10/20 are presented in clamshell boxes and contain one of the original copper plates. The slipcases and boxes are the work of Mark Lintott.
£ 2.200.-, £ 2.700.- deluxe with plate