Karen Hanmer

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Title: On Time

On Time

On Time

On Time: How America Has Learned to Live Life by the Clock | bound by artist in 2009 | not for sale

by the Smithsonian Institution and Carlene E. Stephens, Little, Brown and Company, 2002


German technique full leather binding. Black foil, carbon and blind tooling. Leather hinge, hand sewn silk headbands, gilded top edge. Illustration of running figure for tool and onlays by Henry Maron.

Catlaog for the Smithsonian National Museum of American History’s permanent exhibit On Time.