A Tall Tale

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A Tall Tale

$950

Edition: Unique State
Print size: 80(h) x 15(w)cm
Medium: Ink and acrylic paint

Price: $950 cloth bound concertina books

SKU: Deborah Klein A Tall Tale, 2013, unique artist book Category: Tags: , , , ,

Description

A Tall Tale relates to the literary classification of ‘The Maiden in the Tower’. The primary point of departure is the German fairy tale, ‘Rapunzel’, famously collected by the brothers Grimm and first published by them in 1812. The story actually has its basis in earlier tales dating back as far as 1698 and 1634.

19 books in the series of which three have been acquired by the State Library of Queensland, Baillieu Library, University of Melbourne, National Library of Australia, ACT