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The harmed circle

artist’s book: type C photographs, typesetting, 62 pages, leather cover, hand stitched binding
24.6 × 20.0 cm (page) 25.4 × 21.0 × 2.2 cm (closed)
ed. 5/10
embossed in gold on front cover u.c.r.: THE / HARMED / CIRCLE
embossed in gold on spine u.c.: T / H / E / H / A / R / M / E / D / C / I / R / C / L / E
typeset in ink on fronticepiece c.: THE HARMED CIRCLE
typeset in ink on fronticepiece l.c.: MASTERTHIEF ENTERPRISES
typeset in ink on page five c.: PETER LYSSIOTIS
typeset in ink and inscribed in blue fibre-tipped pen on page fifty-nine u.l.: The Harmed Circle by Peter Lyssiotis was made in an edition / of ten copies during the overcast Melbourne Summer of 1992. / The photographs are Agfacolor CN312, Type 8 prints and are / mounted with acid free tape. Text is hand-set in 16 pt. Latin / bold and letterpress printed on Ingres mbm Arches 130 gsm. / acid-free rag stock. Sections are French sewn and bound in / full leather pin roan, with lettering in 23 ct. gold foil / by Nick Doslov – Renaissance Bookbinding. / Each book has been signed and numbered by the artist. / You are holding copy number 5 / P Lyssiotis
Accession Number
Australian Photography
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1993
Gallery location
Not on display