QUADRUPEDS DRAWN FROM LONDON'S NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM COLLECTION

 

Louise Jennison
Quadrupeds drawn from London's Natural History Museum Collection
November, 2010
Digital print zine
Edition of 10

 
 

A 21 X 30cm (folded to 7.5 X 10.5cm in proportion), B&W zine on yellow paper.

This zine features the African elephant named George who resided in the main hall of the Natural History Museum in the years prior to the Diplodocus; Johnston's okapi on display in 1901; a tiger from the Game Animals of the Empire exhibition of 1932; a lion in a damaged cabinet after the 1944 bombings; a rabbit frequently sketched by schoolchildren in the Children's Centre, 1949.

This zine (and There, a moment held) was made especially for Shelf Life (Delmar Gallery, 2010).