Irene Chan | Ch'An Press
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Book of the World
2000
In his 1808 Atomic Theory, the English scientist John Dalton described the world as composed of molecules and atoms much like a book is composed of letters and words. The text is on silver paper and the images are on transparent paper in magnifier boxes. This is a series of 100 miniature books with images of Dalton's elastic fluids drawings that look like the eye.

MEDIUM AND SIZE: Artist Books. 1" x 1" (2.5 x 2.5 cm) closed. Series of 100.
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