Between Folds / Encyclopaedia Britannica

Material: Encyclopaedia Britannica; 1797 - Third edition.
202 x 158cm.

Absorbed by the contents of an Eighteenth Century Encyclopaedia Britannica*, Francisca has created an artwork that displays and mixes captivating topics such as algebra, alphabet, anatomy, &c. Numerous copper plates are scattered through the piece along with an inscription dating 3rd December 1811. * Encyclopaedia Britannica: or, a dictionary of arts, sciences, and miscellaneous literature. Printed for A. Bell and C. Macfarquhar.