Month of Felicity by Bernard Childs

Month of Felicity by Bernard Childs

Month of Felicity

Bernard Childs

Title

Month of Felicity

 
Artist

Bernard Childs

  1910 - 1985 (biography)
Year
1960  
Technique
color intaglio 
Image Size
4 3/4 x 4 5/8"  
Signature
pencil,ll 
Edition Size
trial proof; 2 editions 
Annotations
titled, lr; dated, ll; 'trial proof for "Month of Felicity"' 
Reference
 
Paper
cream wove 
State
 
Publisher
artist 
Inventory ID
JC108 
Price
$900.00 
Description
Childs wrote: “...so I thought of the Chinese Book of Changes which makes a science of improbability...I thought why not have a calendar which could be perpetual, that could be shuffled according to the state of being we were in or wanted to be in. A calendar whithout complusion that was born of the precious distillation of living..."