Detail View: Digitization Portfolio Collection: Selected Examples of Print Images: The domestic life of the rainbow

Resource Identifier: 
exwsdpc2serig02
Title: 
Domestic life of the rainbow
Title: 
The domestic life of the rainbow
Creator: 
Hughes, Patrick, 1939-, artist
Subject: 
Prints (visual works)
Subject: 
Private press books--Specimens
Subject: 
Screen prints--England-20th century
Subject: 
Color prints (prints)--England--20th century
Subject: 
Private presses--England
Description: 
Example of a high quality silkscreen print with the following notes on the piece: "This folio is published by Coriander Studio, 16 Nichols Green, London, W.5 and is one of an edition of 120 with 12 artist's proofs. This folio comprises: One original by Patrick Hughes containing six rainbows all of which are different. Each original is an unique selection of six rainbows from the seven hundred and twenty possible combinations of color sequences of the Patrick Hughes rainbow; six silkscreen prints each printed with a minimum of ten colours on B.F.K. Reeves paper 280 gsm, by Coriander Studio, London, and signed by the artist"--Colophon. A copy of the book, "Upon the pun" is also enclosed in the case. Gift of Kalamazoo Institute of Arts.
Source: 
Hughes, Patrick, 1939-. The domestic life of the rainbow. London (16 Nichols Green, London, W. 5): Coriander Studio, 1979.
Date Original: 
1979
Rights Management: 
This digital version is used for educational purposes under Fair Use guidelines. For additional information contact the Library Digitization Center project staff. (lib-dc@wmich.edu)
Contributing Institution: 
Western Michigan University Libraries, Digitization Center
Type: 
Image
Format: 
image/tiff
Format Extent: 
100,942,446 bytes
Digitization Specifications: 
4622w x 7274h pixels, 24 bit color, 96.3 MB, 800 ppi, Microtek ScanMaker 1000XL
Image Width - cm: 
15
Image Height - cm: 
23