Kate Bernstein, Bath, UK
Uccello's Woman, 2015
Uccello’s famous triptych, The Battle of San Romano, has an all male cast of characters. 'Uccello’s Woman' places the image of a woman centrally and considers what lies beneath, in front, and around the static image of an ideal woman.
Unique book, 4pp, 38 x 24cm. Relief print with pastel in soft leather binding with tooling.
£195 (plus P&P and insurance)
Uccello's Formula II, 2016
Bernstein, currently studying for an MA in printmaking at the University of West England Bristol, studied fine art at Goldsmiths in the 1980s before completing an MA in medieval studies at Bristol University. She has used all her knowledge and skills to produce two superb books which pay homage to the 15th-century artist Paolo Uccello. The three texts in this book are a description of 'The Battle of San Romano' and the commissioning of the paintings, Uccello’s formula and a variation on Vasari’s description of Uccello.
Unique book, 11pp, 48.5 x 33 x 1.5cm. Screenprint and collage on Simili Japon. Folio bound in cloth and calf with embossed circles.
£300 (plus P&P and insurance)