Daily Bread

http://libexh.library.vanderbilt.edu/impomeka/2015-exhibit/Daily_Bread-Amy_Pirkle-2006.jpg
Publication: 2006

http://www.perkolatorpress.com/

Amy Pirkle is a book artist and letterpress printer in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, who established the Perkolator Press in 2005. Relationships, time, and memory are common themes in her works. In a celebration of southern culture and cuisine, Pirkle has written a poem about her grandmother and the bread she bakes and illustrated the book with images familiar to all who have experienced the glory of homemade bread. It is letterpress printed from metal types and linoleum blocks on Nideggen mould made paper.

Title

Daily Bread

Date

Publication: 2006

Description

http://www.perkolatorpress.com/

Amy Pirkle is a book artist and letterpress printer in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, who established the Perkolator Press in 2005. Relationships, time, and memory are common themes in her works. In a celebration of southern culture and cuisine, Pirkle has written a poem about her grandmother and the bread she bakes and illustrated the book with images familiar to all who have experienced the glory of homemade bread. It is letterpress printed from metal types and linoleum blocks on Nideggen mould made paper.

Rights

Copyright; licensed to Vanderbilt University courtesy of the artist

Format

Artists' books (books)

Source

Southern Civilization Collection, N7433.4 .P544 D35 2006

Files

http://libexh.library.vanderbilt.edu/impomeka/2015-exhibit/Daily_Bread-Amy_Pirkle-2006.jpg

Citation

“Daily Bread,” Gallery, accessed September 18, 2019, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/916.