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Cross Purpose-Adria de Haume August 2015

£70.00

Product description

Cross Purpose-Adria de Haume
This is an absolutely stunning book of Adria de Haume's beautiful piece of jewellry and sculptures. For the past twenty-six years of her life, Adria de Haume has created small-scale cross sculptures that often look like like jewels. The earliest one was made in 1982 to help a critically ill friend in an intensive care unit. The crosses that followed, beginning in 1988, were made to engage her young son in the pure joy of creating art, to denote historic events such as Perestroika, or to celebrate special occasions in lifer. Each cross embodied humble materials that communicated a message.

This fabulous copy comes presented in a hard slipcase. Both the book and its case are as new. Please note there is a small mark on the second endpaper where the pencilled price has been erased.

This book will appeal to those who love beautiful, iconic jewellery, as well as to those wishing to enhance their art book collection.

Item details

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Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
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About this item

Cross Purpose-Adria de Haume
This is an absolutely stunning book of Adria de Haume's beautiful piece of jewellry and sculptures. For the past twenty-six years of her life, Adria de Haume has created small-scale cross sculptures that often look like like jewels. The earliest one was made in 1982 to help a critically ill friend in an intensive care unit. The crosses that followed, beginning in 1988, were made to engage her young son in the pure joy of creating art, to denote historic events such as Perestroika, or to celebrate special occasions in lifer. Each cross embodied humble materials that communicated a message.

This fabulous copy comes presented in a hard slipcase. Both the book and its case are as new. Please note there is a small mark on the second endpaper where the pencilled price has been erased.

This book will appeal to those who love beautiful, iconic jewellery, as well as to those wishing to enhance their art book collection.

Condition:
New
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0

Delivery & returns

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