Artist's book by Simryn Gill which features close-up images of variegated leaves from a tree species found in Malaysia. 'Leaves collected from a stand of Syzyium grande in the town of Linggi in Negeri Sembilan. The species was previously known as Eugenia grandis. Local names include jambu laut, jambu air laut; in translation, sea apple, sea water-apple or coastal water-apple. Native to Malaya, Siam, Borneo: a common tree on rocky and sandy shores; never wild inland, but much planted as a roadside tree especially in the south of the peninsula.' - from the colophon

Part of a limited edition of 40.

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Onsite

artist

Simryn GILL

Location code MON.GIS
Language

English

Keywords

artist bookphotographynature

Publication/Creation date

2013

ISBN / ISSN

Nil

No of copies

1

Content type

artist book, 

artist monograph

Simryn Gill: Jambu Sea, Jambu Air
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Jambu Sea, Jambu Air