Memento Mori, artist book

Memento Mori

Limited Edition Artist Book
Text by William Shakespeare

12.75 x 4.6 inches; eight panels. Printed on Stonehenge paper. An Indonesian palm leaf style construction with sewn thread binding. Black corrugated paper covers. Edition of 12. 2005

Quote from Shakespeare’s “As You Like It”

It is ten o’clock:
Thus may we see
how the world wags:
‘Tis but an hour ago,
since it was Nine;
and after an hour more,

’twill be Eleven:
And so,
from hour to hour,
we ripe and ripe,
And then,
from hour to hour,
we rot and rot,
And thereby
hangs a Tale.