BENNY MOTZFELDT, by Benny Motzfeldt - 1984 [Ltd Ed/3000]


Benny Motzfeldt

by Benny Motzfeldt

The magnificent glass world of the great Norwegian artist, explained in her own words. Illustrating the various stages of her career, and the quests and discoveries which shaped it, with the splendid, colorful photographs of some of her most beautiful artworks, the volume adds to the biographical text an autobiographical chapter by Benny Motzfeldt herself. Complete with summaries in English and French, as well as elaborate captions for each illustration, and a chronology, this work delivers a superb account of the life trajectory of a glassmaker. 122 pages. 8.5 x 10.75 inches.

Limited Edition. One of 3000 copies, of which 200 are numbered. Lavishly illustrated with full-color photographs of artworks, all of which are captioned. Text in Norwegian includes English and German summaries. 

Published by: Universitet and Galleri Acanthus, Oslo, Norway, 1984.

Hardback is overall in VERY GOOD+ condition with VERY GOOD+ DJ.

  • ISBN: 8200071081
  • Volume is in overall very good+ condition with minor wear from rubbing to covers, especially on upper edge of front. (See photos)
  • Color illustrated covers display slight edgewear limited to rubbing aforementioned, and bumping of corners.
  • Spine features black text on white background, and exhibits some light softening of ends.
  • Binding is secure. 
  • Front endpaper displays a pencil mark on upper left corner of page facing pastedown. 
  • Inside pages are otherwise free of writing and intentional marks. 
  • Interior is intact with minimal toning and barely perceptible creases.
  • DJ is in well-preserved condition with minor edgewear from bumping and rubbing to corners and especially to upper edge, as well as some toning apparent on returns. (See photos)
  • Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
  • SC20180315

AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.

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Condition: Used
Binding: Hardcover
Original/Facsimile: Original
Special Attributes: 1st Edition
Region: Europe
Language: Norwegian English German
Country/Region of Manufacture: Norway
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