The Temple of Flora

1984
Jim Dine (American, born in 1935), Publisher Arion Press, San Francisco (American)


Catalogue Raisonné

D’Oench 177

Dimensions

Overall (Case): 56.2 x 40 x 7.6 cm (22 1/8 x 15 3/4 x 3 in.) Overall (Book): 53 x 36.8 x 3.8 cm (20 7/8 x 14 1/2 x 1 1/2 in.) Platemark: 45.4 x 29.9 cm (17 7/8 x 11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1984.444

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with twenty-eight drypoint engravings

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Twenty-eight drypoints with impression of second state of frontispiece printed on chine collé and laid in separately. Bound in half green morocco and gray cloth, in gray cloth case with epoxy relief sculpture on case lid. Plates proofed at Aldo Crommelynck, Paris, and printed on BFK Rives by R. E. Townsend, Inc., Georgetown, Mass. Letterpress pritned on Rives at Arion Press, San Francisco. Relief sculpture cast by Ron Dillow, Walla Walla, Washingotn.

Provenance

Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston; from whom purchased by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. (Accession date: September 10, 1984)

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund

Copyright

© Jim Dine