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The Conference of the Birds, Wings Valleys, livre d'artiste
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Wings Valleys, 2023, Béatrice Coron
Box binding by Monique Lallier

Hand-cut Lokta paper leporello, leather box binding with tin embellishments
dimension 8 x 6.5 x 1” open leporello 7 x 49” Edition of 6

Inspired by "the Conference of the Birds", a Persian poem of 1177 by Sufi poet Farid ud-din Attar, the papercuts
display the journey of life through the seven valleys. While keeping with the symbolism of the epic poem, the
images present nowadays' environmental and conflictual challenge.

Read the epic poem of ud-din Attar:
English - français


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