Front view, rear door opened. Codex removed.
Rear view, door opened. Codex in-situ.

Flood - Myths & Legends

7" x 10-1/4" x 2-3/4" painted wooden case showcases two of Jacqueline Ernst's digitally printed ink and watercolor depictions of Noah's Ark before and during the Biblical flood. The back of the hinged case swings open to reveal an illustrated codex which floats fifteen creation myths in a culturally diverse sea of deluge-related narratives from around the globe.

4-5/16" x 6-3/8" x 5/16" codex with cloth covered boards features an inset color image of Noah's Ark. Three signatures, 36 pages, 10 color illustrations with text on Wausau 32 pound Color Copy 98 Bright White stock tell a selection of stories that spring from the epic saga of Babylonian hero, Gilgamesh, and range from African parables to Native American tales.

Limited edition of 5. $1800 plus $25 S/H.