(Brooklyn): Soraya Marcano, 1996. (16) pp. Approximately 1 9/16 x 2 3/16". LIMITED EDITION of 7 copies, this being #2. Blue cloth boards with hand-made paper overlay on box which has a clasp and ribbon tie, inside booklet has accordion fold, silk-screened design, additional small sheet with shell tipped-in to box, signed by the artist/printer. A fine copy, quite lush and beautiful design, unique. (Bradbury, Sonya Marcano, 7)
Soraya Marcano was born in Puerto Rico in 1965 and currently resides in Brooklyn, New York. Her work includes mixed media, writing, objects, and digital work. Marcano's scarce miniature artist's books are all written, illustrated, printed and bound by her using various techniques including collagraph, linocut, handmade paper, stenciling, etching, and computer generated images and type. Her mixed media artwork has been exhibited internationally and it is represented in various public and private collections.