PIG WINGS & PROMISES
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WHAT GOES AROUND COMES AROUND
A Miniature 2" x 3.5" revolving bookcase with 24 tiny illustrated reference volumes hides inside a palm-size ready to hang ornament. Boxed set includes a magnifying glass and cloth-covered illustrated codex that brings the case history of the revolving bookshelf full circle. Edition of 50. Prospectus

ALL DOLLED UP - The Unfolding History of Paper Dolls
Bits of paper ephemera have more than two dimensions when Ernst toys with paper dolls in the context of their own time.This historical first shows how a subject frequently caught with it's pants down survived 1800 years paraded as puppets, purchase incentives and proxies for human sacrifice to leverage international trade, promote printing technology, and influence children's publishing. Prospectus

ICHTHUS SERIES - 3 Schools of Thought Hooked on feathered lures and served "on ice" in sea-through food boxes. Three smolt-sized sculptured editions fan open: Ichthyicons (piscine symbolism), Ichthyaphorisms (maxims for marine metaphores), Ichthesaurus (fish phrases and synonyms). Prospectus

LORD & LADY NORTHWOOD
Flip sides of a prominent 13th century couple from king Edward I's court are revealed in a five-step Jacobs ladder. Full color. Boxed. Prospectus

THE NATURE OF ART
An eight-step Jacob's Ladder spills the truth of art's dual nature. Illustrated in full color, Ernst's take on traditional pilgrim's toy is boxed. Prospectus




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Jacqueline Ernst. All rights reserved.
17 April 2019