SMITH (PHILIP) [Book Wall] Contemplations, 9 vol., 1987

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Lot 118
SMITH (PHILIP)
[Book Wall] Contemplations, 9 vol., 1987

Sold for £ 3,570 (US$ 4,313) inc. premium
THE REMAINING BOOKBINDINGS OF PHILIP SMITH (1928-2018)

Sold on behalf of his executors
SMITH (PHILIP)
[Book Wall] Contemplations, 9 vol., each volume containing 52 brightly-coloured marbled paper leaves, some with literary and philosophical autograph quotations added in black ink by Philip Smith, original acrylic-painted boards with open spines, each volume joining to form 2 different overall images front (a book opening to reveal a landscape) and rear (a tall open spine with tapes), contained in a compartmentalised perspex case with supports to form a standing book wall, cardboard box and packaging, volumes each 103 x 71mm., overall structure c.370 x 260mm., 1987
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SMITH (PHILIP) [Book Wall] Contemplations, 9 vol., 1987
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