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An artist book by Sam Kerson and Katah

liberally adapted

from Ovid's Metamorphosis

The Sacred Grove of Demeter

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An artist book by Sam Kerson
Printed by Katah at her Atelier du Livre 
in Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada

Aquatint and dry-point etchings

-Title page

-15 engravings

(Image size 12 X 16 inches)

-Front and back colophons

- an edition of 15 books in English
> plus an edition of 5 in

The size of the book, closed,
is 15.5 X 11.5 inches

8 of the 13 engravings are painted by Katah with watercolors

Texts printed from polymer plates after calligraphy by Katah

Book binding by Katah

ISBN 978-1-98-9572-01-6

In the collection of : 

  • The Bruce Peel Special Collection (University of Alberta)

  •  The Fisher Rare Book Library
    (University of Toronto)

  $3,000 USD

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The Sacred Grove of Demeter was exhibited at: La Muse en Goguette, Launaguet, France in 2019

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