Ashes and Snow: feather to fire

by Gregory Colbert


Photographs: Gregory Colbert

Text: Gregory colbert

Publisher: Flying Elephants Press

60 pages

Pictures: black and white illustrations throughout

Year: 2007

ISBN: 1933632348

Price: 55

Comments: 12 x 20 cm, English; Printed and bound in Italy on deckle edge Biblos paper from Cartiera Magnani in Pescia, Italy (this is the paper on which Napoleon’s wedding announcement was printed

Feather to fire,
fire to blood,
blood to bone,
bone to marrow,
marrow to ashes,
ashes to snow. (Gregory Colbert)

A selection of the most iconic images of birds and elephants from Gregory Colbert's Ashes and Snow. His images explore wondrous interactions between man and animal dissolving the boundaries between humans and other species, capturing extraordinary moments of contact between man and animal. None of the images have been digitally collaged or superimposed; they record what the artist himself saw through the lens of his camera. Printed and bound in Italy on Velata Biblos paper from Cartiere Magnani; cover from handmade Nepalese paper sealed with natural beeswax; tied with tea-stained thread.


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Ashes and Snow: feather to fire

by Gregory Colbert


Photographs: Gregory Colbert

Text: Gregory colbert

Publisher: Flying Elephants Press

60 pages

Pictures: black and white illustrations throughout

Year: 2007

ISBN: 1933632348

Price: 55

Comments: 12 x 20 cm, English; Printed and bound in Italy on deckle edge Biblos paper from Cartiera Magnani in Pescia, Italy (this is the paper on which Napoleon’s wedding announcement was printed

Feather to fire,
fire to blood,
blood to bone,
bone to marrow,
marrow to ashes,
ashes to snow. (Gregory Colbert)

A selection of the most iconic images of birds and elephants from Gregory Colbert's Ashes and Snow. His images explore wondrous interactions between man and animal dissolving the boundaries between humans and other species, capturing extraordinary moments of contact between man and animal. None of the images have been digitally collaged or superimposed; they record what the artist himself saw through the lens of his camera. Printed and bound in Italy on Velata Biblos paper from Cartiere Magnani; cover from handmade Nepalese paper sealed with natural beeswax; tied with tea-stained thread.


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more books tagged »Canadian« | >> see all

more books tagged »birds« | >> see all

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A collector's choice by josefchladek.com

Ashes and Snow: feather to fire

by Gregory Colbert


Photographs: Gregory Colbert

Text: Gregory colbert

Publisher: Flying Elephants Press

60 pages

Pictures: black and white illustrations throughout

Year: 2007

ISBN: 1933632348

Price: 55

Comments: 12 x 20 cm, English; Printed and bound in Italy on deckle edge Biblos paper from Cartiera Magnani in Pescia, Italy (this is the paper on which Napoleon’s wedding announcement was printed

Feather to fire,
fire to blood,
blood to bone,
bone to marrow,
marrow to ashes,
ashes to snow. (Gregory Colbert)

A selection of the most iconic images of birds and elephants from Gregory Colbert's Ashes and Snow. His images explore wondrous interactions between man and animal dissolving the boundaries between humans and other species, capturing extraordinary moments of contact between man and animal. None of the images have been digitally collaged or superimposed; they record what the artist himself saw through the lens of his camera. Printed and bound in Italy on Velata Biblos paper from Cartiere Magnani; cover from handmade Nepalese paper sealed with natural beeswax; tied with tea-stained thread.


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more books tagged »Canadian« | >> see all

more books tagged »birds« | >> see all

more books tagged »animals« | >> see all

A collector's choice by josefchladek.com