Ron McBurnie
The Temptation of St Antony, 1994
Catalogue as artist book

The Temptation of St Antony, 1994
Catalogue as artist book published to accompany Ron McBurnie’s exhibition The Temptation of St Anthony at grahame galleries + editions from 12 October – 12 November 1994.
Edition of 12
31 x 22 cm
Bound by Fred Pohlmann
Published by numero uno publications, grahame galleries + editions.

Red cover folder bound with ribbon threaded through holes in front and back cover.
Linocut end papers: front end paper of St Antony enduring temptation. Back end paper listing contents:
– Booklet ‘The Falling’ with relic attached, published in an edition of 40, numbered, signed and dated 1994.
– Shaped in the form of the cross and made of stiff hand made paper, the cross of Catalogue of Temptations opens to a linocut of St Antony plugging in the vacuum cleaner, which represents his faithful companion ‘pig’.

Catalogue of Temptations contains:
– Exhibition catalogue of works.
– A booklet of 20 modern saints.
– photo images of friends of the artist posing as saints. Published in an edition of 40 numbered, signed and dated 1994.
– A drawing on hand made paper rubber stamped with title.

$250.00

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