Alloy wire explosion, by Martin van Marum (detail)

Darkly bound

6 February 2014 by

In recent blogs I’ve shown a lookalike Georgia O’Keeffe and a Damien Hirst prequel. Let’s go for the full Modernist…

Felt-makers at work, by Robert Hooke

Archives into books

25 November 2013 by

Opening a parcel and unwrapping a new book is one of the pleasures of the librarianly life. When the book…