A Week of Jewels

Edition of 10: 2008
Dobbin Mill papers with palladium leaf (Judith Trezza), archival inkjet printing, embedded mica
Text by artist on translucent abaca papers alternate with mica embedded opaque sheets
11.5″ x 13″

A Week of Jewels - Cover
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A book about a minor event, a missing ring, that signifies loss. The translucency and the reflectiveness of mica serve as metaphors for memory and its loss; the palladium leaf for the preciousness of the jewel; and the varying opaque and translucent papers for the story.