Poems for Democracy. 2017.
* 1950 in Boston
The three provocative poems by Walt Whitman, To the States, Long Too long America, For You O Democracy, have been chosen to mark the inauguration of the 45th President of the United States of America. They are published in an edition of thirty in the form of a leporello.
The accompanying two mezzotints by Judith Rothchild of sleepy America are printed by the artist on Hahnemühle paper.
The hand-set letterpress in Vendôme romain was printed on an Vandercook N° 4 by Mark Lintott who also made the slipcases with papers screen printed by the artist. The books are signed by the artist and typographer.
25.4 x 19 cm in slipcase.