Apsara: An Improvisation. Mary Heebner.
Apsara: An Improvisation.

Apsara: An Improvisation.

Santa Barbara, CA: Simplemente Maria Press, 2015. Heebner, Mary. Two 16mo. volumes, 8 unbound folios each. One of twenty copies, signed by the artist, Mary Heebner. A translational improvisation of text and image based on the origin myth from the Hindu Puranas, "The Churning of the Sea of Milk." One volume in English, the other in French. Heebner writes that she based this "meditation" on "the bas relief mural of this legend on Angkor Wat's eastern gallery." Text, drawings, and chemise printed letterpress. Each in unique, handpainted chemise folder. Volumes housed together in a wooden box, the lid of which is likewise an original painting. Mint. Prospectus laid in. Item #30004

Price: $2,000.00