Buzz Spector, Shell Book, 1983

Images of Buzz Spector, Shell Book

The pages of an open hardcover book are divided into thirteen thin columns each. On the left side, each column is filled with seashells. On the right, the columns are stacked with stones.
Buzz Spector, American, b. 1948
Shell Book, 1983
Altered book with stones and shells
8 × 11 ¾ in. (20.3 × 29.8 cm)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Restricted gift of Ira G. Wool and Illinois Arts Council Purchase Grant, 1984.10

Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago