Lepidoptera : the Death of the Moth. Essay by Virginia Woolf. Etchings by Sarah Horowitz. Virginia Woolf, Sarah Horowitz.
Lepidoptera : the Death of the Moth. Essay by Virginia Woolf. Etchings by Sarah Horowitz.
Lepidoptera : the Death of the Moth. Essay by Virginia Woolf. Etchings by Sarah Horowitz.
Lepidoptera : the Death of the Moth. Essay by Virginia Woolf. Etchings by Sarah Horowitz.
Lepidoptera : the Death of the Moth. Essay by Virginia Woolf. Etchings by Sarah Horowitz.
Lepidoptera : the Death of the Moth. Essay by Virginia Woolf. Etchings by Sarah Horowitz.
Lepidoptera : the Death of the Moth. Essay by Virginia Woolf. Etchings by Sarah Horowitz.
Lepidoptera : the Death of the Moth. Essay by Virginia Woolf. Etchings by Sarah Horowitz.
Lepidoptera : the Death of the Moth. Essay by Virginia Woolf. Etchings by Sarah Horowitz.

Lepidoptera : the Death of the Moth. Essay by Virginia Woolf. Etchings by Sarah Horowitz.

Leavenworth, Washington: Wiesedruck, 2014. 4to, full gilt vellum with gilt olive morocco title label at spine. 6 text leaves, 32 etchings, including one fold-out. With laid-in Lepidoptera guide.

Limited to forty numbered copies; this copy number 5. With thirty-two superb etchings, beautifully complimenting Woolf’s essay on the fragility of life. In a lovely binding and tray case by Claudia Cohen. From the colophon: “Lepidoptera is a collection of moths largely found in the Northwestern United States, though a few exotic species were included. The Oregon State Arthropod Collection in Covallis, Oregon generously loaned the moth specimens represented in this book; Christopher Marshall, curator and collection manager, and Paul Hammond provided much valuable expertise. Thirty-two etchings were drawn from the specimens onto copper, etched, and printed by Sarah Horowitz at Atelier Mars. The custom paper was hand made by Katie MacGregor specifically for this book. Spectrum types were printed by Arthur Larson of Horton Tank Graphics. Claudia Cohen bound the edition. Lepidoptera was designed and produced by Sarah Horowitz of Wiesedruck. The edition numbers forty with additional proofs and sheets for callaborators.”

CONDITION: Fine.

Item #3239

Price: $2,800.00

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