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Artist: Jacki Danylchuk, Canadian, born 1966

Decameron Lace Book

1997

Found hand-cut copy of Boccaccio’s Decameron

15.24 × 20.32 × 3.18 cm (6 × 8 × 1 1/4 in.)
The Allan Chasanoff, B.A. 1961, Book Art Collection, curated with Doug Beube
2014.58.82
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Canadian
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Bought from Sarah Morthland Gallery by Allan Chasanoff 8/18/1997

Bibliography: 

Pamela Franks et al., Odd Volumes: Book Art from the Allan Chasanoff Collection (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2014), 160, C-218, ill.

“Acquisitions 2015,” http://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2015_updated%2012_16_15.pdf (accessed December 1, 2015).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.