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SCI-Arc Public Access Press — Butler, Eugenia — Artists' (Invisible, Floating) Museum of Actual Art
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253
SCI-Arc Public Access Press — Butler, Eugenia — Artists' (Invisible, Floating) Museum of Actual Art
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 4,688 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

THE JAMES S. COPLEY LIBRARY: ARTS & SCIENCES, INCLUDING THE MARK TWAIN COLLECTION

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SCI-Arc Public Access Press — Butler, Eugenia — Artists' (Invisible, Floating) Museum of Actual Art

The Book of Lies, three portfolios and one commentary volume, Los Angeles, 1996-2004, comprising:

The Book of Lies. 1996, 4to (11 x 8 1/2 in.; 280 x 216 mm.), number 75 of 80 copies, twenty works of art in various media with interleaved translucent sheets noting artist, loose as issued, paper chemise and cardboard folder, bookplate.

The Book of Lies – Volume II. 1997, 4to (11 x 8 1/2 in.; 280 x 216 mm.), number 79 of 80 copies, twenty-one works of art in various media with interleaved translucent sheets noting artist, loose as issued, paper chemise and cardboard folder, bookplate.

The Book of Lies Project Volumes I & II ... Writers' Responses and Commentaries. [c. 1997], 4to (11 x 8 1/2 in.; 280 x 216 mm.), number 75 of 80 copies, spiral bound, original wrappers.

The Book of Lies – Volume III. 2004, 4to (13 1/4 x 10 3/16 in. 335 x 258 mm.), number 75 of 80 copies, thirty works of art in various media with individual folders noting artist, loose as issued, folding box.


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Catalogue Note

As noted within The Book of Lies - Volume III, the individual volumes comprise 'work[s] of art made of other works of art using the lie to explore our relationship with truth.'

THE JAMES S. COPLEY LIBRARY: ARTS & SCIENCES, INCLUDING THE MARK TWAIN COLLECTION

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New York