Each year, the Show brings together more than 100 U.S. and international artisans and dealers, including a number of I.G.M.A. Artisans and Fellows. They offer collectors unique, well-crafted 1-inch, 1/2-inch, and 1/4-inch scale miniatures from around the world.

Saturday, September 22, 2012

At the Show - Book Artist from the Netherlands

Tine Krijnen, the Netherlands, has been making hand bound miniature books since 2001. She specializes in fine leather historical books and beautifully illustrated pop-up books. Her line includes albums, sheet music, writing paper, binders, do-it-yourself kits, and more. This is the first year that she has attended Good Sam.  info@miniatuurboekbinden.nl, www.miniatuurboekbinden.nl
Facsimile edition of the Flower Hofje (C. Lange, 1674). For 200 years it was known as the smallest printed book in the world.
Virgil Maronis Opera 1730. The lorgnette is handcrafted by silversmith Jens Torp, England.
"Fables" pop-up book in dark eel leather with five classic fables by Jean de la Fontaine (France, 1621-1695). The book closes with a brass slide clip in the shape of a French lily.
Gulliver's Travels (1699) by Jonathan Swift, Ireland. Blue leather bound pop-up book with eight illustrated and animated scenes.
The Night Before Christmas (1823) by Clement Clark Moore. Leather-bound pop-up book with five magnificent illustrated scenes from the story.
La mode Illustrée (1884). A French fashion magazine published in Paris.
Writing Paper.
Wedding Album.
Wedding Album.

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