catalogue insideDavenport.Catalogue

Acceptance and resignation as contemporary ecological narratives of extinction.

Letterpress printed handwritten listing of all known extinct birds as of April 2014 using ink made from collected, dried, and ground hatch eggs and fallen nests. Photogravure printed imagery from photographs of spring migration habitat in areas of marginal succession. All on Arches text wove.

Hand pigmented pages, India red pigmented ink.

Handbound in Arches cover with Niddegen end sheets.

5 x 6

Edition of 25


Christopher Davenport, 2014

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