The Art of the Book - Bookbinding & Boxmaking

THE

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An Exhibition  Celebrating the Fifth Anniversary of the 
Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild.


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COURTLAND BENSON, Canada 
Hotamé-taneo ’o
Edition of five, in vellum. 
31.5 x 37 em 
1987 
Bookbinding 





HERVE BUSATTO,Canada 
Hymnesà la déesse 
Française , en porc japonais. 
18 x 26 cm
1985 
Bookbinding 




SUSAN V. CORRIGAN, Canada
Wasp Paper Box
Box covered with handstamped paper, and found objects.
5.7 x 9 x 7.5 cm
1988
Boxmaking





DENISE B. DELORME, Canada 
Entre Le Souffle et L 'Aine 
Reliure à la française. 
18 x 18 em 
1987 
Bookbinding 





LOUISE GENEST-CÔTÉ, Canada 
Arbres d'Errances 
Non-adhesive, decorative sewing, full-leather binding. Maroquin du Cap, Simard endpapers. 
35·5 x 25·5 x 2.5 em 
1985 
Bookbinding 
SECOND AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN BOOKBINDING





LOUISE GENEST-CÔTÉ, Canada 
What was Christmas Like in the Olden Days? 
Laced-in. 
2.5 x 2.0 x 0.5 cm 
1987 
Bookbinding 





PAULA GOURLEY, United States 
Cawdor 
Full leather binding, and drop box in morocco and hand dyed calf. 
30 x 27 cm 
1987 
Bookbinding





JOHN A. GRACE, Canada 
Behind Barbed Wire 
Leather, vellum, Xerox copies, quarter bound. 
14 x 22 cm 
1985 
Bookbinding





ANNEGRET HUNTER-ELSENBACH, Canada 
Gottfried von Berlishingen 
Full leather.
30 x 25 cm 
1988 
Bookbinding 
FIRST AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN BOOKBINDING, 
ONTARIO CRAFTS COUNCIL DESIGN AWARD 



DAN KELM, United States 
Book box for Thistles and Thorns 
Book board covered with linen book cloth. 
20 x 30 cm 
1987
Boxmaking
FIRST AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN BOXMAKING





DAN KELM, United States 
Thistles and Thorns 
Full goatskin leather, tight back, cast paper cover panel. 
16.5 x 24.5 cm 
1987 
Bookbinding 




ANITA KURTH, Switzerland 
Tiek: Echo von Felsen Drüben 
Full leather French binding in dark blue-green morocco with onlay in brolin, wine red, 
yellow, gilt. 
18 x 30.5 cm 
1988 
Bookbinding





PIERRETTE McCULLOUGH, Canada 
Jordi Bonnet 
French binding. 
19 x 19 cm 
1988 
Bookbinding






YEHUDAH MIKLAF, Israel 
Raanan Levy – Etchings 
Reversible binding in leather silk and paper.
11 . 5 x 13 x 2 cm 
1988 
Bookbinding






DON & PAM RASH, United States 
Twelve Centuries of Bookbindings 
Full binding, blind and gold tooling, Nigerian goat. 
31.5 x 24 x 4.5 cm 
1986 
Bookbinding





SIMONE ROY, Canada 
La Gravure au Québec 
French binding, in aniline calf. 
23 x 18 cm 
1988 
Bookbinding 





BEATRICE STOCK, Canada 
Medieval Latin Lyrics 
Maroquin, airplane, linen, medieval technique. 
18.5 x 28 cm
1988 
Bookbinding 






DON TAYLOR, Canada 
Faust 
Full goatskin. 
15 x 21 cm 
1988 
Bookbinding





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