new book: Introductietext of the book ‘the Magic of Marbling’ The paper marbling workplace of Karli Frigge started in 1963. Now, more than 50 years and a huge output of marbled paper later, everything has found its way to the buyers. Only the most precious/ lunatic/ splendid/ amazing specimens are still on the shelves. Also the tiger eye marbles are still here with all the experiments with potash and marble paint. For this latest series of books by Karli Frigge the most beautiful papers from that stock have been used. Each book contains 59 large pieces of rare marbled paper divided over the following chapters: 14 classical marbles, 5 granulating paint marbles, 11 'double print' marbles, 9 'dear mistakes', 3 Dutch suminagashi and 17 tiger eye marbles. Cut into pieces of 17.5 x 17.5 cm or larger. The Magic of Marbling, 59 samples (17.5 x 17.5 cm) with an introduction by Karli Frigge, 84 pages. Size 25 x 25 cm. Sewn on 5 leather straps. In slip-case. 110 numbered and signed copies only.
the Magic of Marbling