A sumptuously illustrated re-telling of Sophocles’ classic tragedy, celebrating the art of bookmaking.
Antigone, pious, headstrong and reckless, breaks the law and defies her uncle, the king, in order to honour her slain brother. This dramatic retelling of Sophocles’ famous Greek tragedy is illustrated by art that recreates the drama of Greek theatre. This handcrafted book is available with a special slip case.
Awards:Outstanding Book of the Year,US Independent Publisher Awards (Best Book Arts Craftsmanship), 2002
Printing: Silkscreen-printed on paper recycled from cotton waste