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Rose Blake

Egg and Spoon

In Egg and Spoon, the artist and illustrator Rose Blake tells the story of a childhood fuelled on art and creativity, infused with travel and steeled by the more quotidian aspects of family life growing up with the artist Peter Blake. Surrounded by a cast of originals and eccentrics and taking in backdrops such as London, L.A. and Paris, Blake creates poetic snapshots of a family, with the joys of a life dedicated to art and the inevitable fragilities and poignancy of age and, pertinently, ill health. The effect is that of a literary photo album, with all the charm and character and emotional intensity those documents communicate.
41 printed pages
Copyright owner
Bookwire
Original publication
2022
Publication year
2022
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    ‘There is no end to what we can do together
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    The hand is but an extension of sensitivity and intelligence.’
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