Cabinet of Curiosities, 2012
Each page of the 10 page handmade book frames a portion of a natural object, revealing growth patterns and branching patterns in sea fans, wasp nest fragments, a distressed leaf, and a sea urchin. Museum board, Japanese kneaded paper, vintage endpapers, book pages, patterned papers, natural forms, waxed linen thread, 9 x 5.5 x 1.5 inches. $750
Cabinet of Curiosities a, Linda Hanauer
Cabinet of Curiosities b, Linda Hanauer




Cabinet of Curiosities I, 2012
Each page of the double panel frames a natural object, a sea fan fragment and a leaf, revealing growth patterns and branching patterns in nature. Museum board, Japanese kneaded paper, miniature wallpaper, sea fan fragment, leaf, waxed linen thread, 9 x 5.5 x .5 inches. $750Cabinet of Curiosities I, Linda Hanauer




Cabinet of Curiosities II, 2012
Each page of the double panel frames a natural object, a tiny starfish and a sea fan fragment, revealing growth patterns and branching patterns in nature. Book board, Japanese decorative papers, starfish, sea fan fragment, waxed linen thread, 9 x 5.5 x .25 inches. $750
Cabinet of Curiosities II, Linda Hanauer




Cabinet of Curiosities III, 2013
Each page of the double panel frames a natural object, a sea urchin and a tree trunk segment with growth rings, revealing growth patterns and branching patterns in nature. Book board, decorative papers, sea urchin, tree trunk cross-section, waxed linen thread, 9 x 5.5 x 1 inches. $750
Cabinet of Curiosities III, Linda Hanauer


Tattered Volumes, 2014
Assemblage with exposed book spines that reveal the beauty of the structure of books. The rhythmic repetition and variation of the stitching and peeling layers of the exposed book spines form a composition within a box, Repurposed discarded books, wooden box, paper, 6.25 x 8 x 4 inches. $950
Tattered Volumes, Linda Hanauer