Thursday, October 9, 2014

G. Lekeu

Guillaume Lekeu is not a particularly well-known composer but I listen to his music often, especially while working. The sound of his work effects the  choices I make while painting. Lekeu had a short life; he died one day after his twenty-fourth birthday from ingesting contaminated sorbet. This book is meant to be an homage. While hand-painted, or perhaps more correctly hand-stenciled, it was done as a multiple; there are ten copies. The page size is approximately 11" x 7.25" and the paper is Stonehedge. 32 pages. The binding is by John Demeritt.






























































































































































































































































































































7 comments:

  1. Thanks! Lekeu's music shows up in my head as these colors, more or less. Hope that doesn't sound crazy, but they do.

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  2. Music to my ears!!! Thomass!

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  3. these are gorgeous - Caitlin

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