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  • Full Night Steps Pop-up Artist's BookFull Night Steps Pop-up Artist's Book

    Full Night Steps

    850.00

    Full Night Steps (2024)

    
A poetic kiri-origamic architecture pop-up book.

    A maze of dreamed sceneries of star-lighted, impossible stairs.
    
Backlighting reveals stars and constellations!

    The first large-sized variation in the Steps artist’s books series.
    It entails all designs from Steps 1 and Steps 2.

    11 pop-up spreads, hardcover, hardcover slipcase.

    Entirely handcrafted by the artist, finished on January 1st, 2024.
    
ONLY ONE COPY, numbered and signed.
    The book can be unfolded into a leporello.

    Size: 
ca. 21.5 x 28.5 x 4.5 cm (8.5 x 11.2 x 1.8 in) closed, and 4 m (13 ft) unfolded.
    
Text in French and English.

    The last picture puts this Full Night Steps next to the smallest book of the series, Small Night Steps.

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    More info about the Steps artist’s books series.

  • Pop-up Oz FantasyPop-up Oz Fantasy

    Oz Fantasy Pop-up

    120.00

    Oz Fantasy
    after The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (1900)
    Illustrations by William Wallace Denslow
    Pop-up & composition by Nicolas Codron (2024)

    Limited to 30 copies numbered and signed,
    entirely cut and assembled by hand by the artist.
    In protective portfolio.

    Size:
    Portfolio = 21.3 x 29.7 cm (ca. 8.4 x 11.7 in) closed.
    Pop-up = 37.7 x 33 cm (ca. 14.8 x 13 in) open.

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    You can also see the crafting of copy n°1 in real time here: https://youtu.be/moSvvXJZQi8

  • Une Saison en Enfer - A Season in Hell - Pop-up Book - Arthur Rimbaud - Nicolas CodronUne Saison en Enfer - A Season in Hell - Pop-up Book - Arthur Rimbaud - Nicolas Codron

    Une Saison en Enfer

    650.00

    Une Saison en Enfer (A Season in Hell) is an interpretation in typographics and pop-ups of the full text by the French poet Arthur Rimbaud, created on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the publication of the first edition.

    A5 size (approx. 16 x 21 x 4.5 cm = 6.3 x 8.2 x 1.7 in), 9 pop-up spreads, in slipcase, 50 numbered and signed copies, entirely hand-cut and assembled by the artist, crafted on order (please allow about one week for crafting).

    The price will increase every 10 copies, to thank early buyers.

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    Direct link to Dailymotion: https://dai.ly/k3old9pD45wDGeAJd8u

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  • Calligrammes Animés Pop-up Book - Guillaume Apollinaire - Nicolas CodronCalligrammes Animés Pop-up Book - Guillaume Apollinaire - Nicolas Codron

    Calligrammes Animés

    650.00

    Calligrammes Animés (Movable Calligrams) is a selection of French poet Guillaume Apollinaire’s “graphic poems” interpreted into pop-ups.

    A5 size (approx. 16 x 21 x 3.5 cm = 6.3 x 8.2 x 1.4 in), 9 pop-up spreads, in slipcase, 50 numbered and signed copies, entirely hand-cut and assembled by the artist, crafted on order (please allow about one week for crafting).

    The price will increase every 10 copies, to thank early buyers.

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    Direct link to Dailymotion: https://dai.ly/k1FTTHkRrMzh9bAJdAU

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  • Paris Metro Plan Subway Pop-up MapParis Metro Plan Subway Pop-up Map

    Paris Subway Pop-up Map

    15.00

    A wonderful Paris Subway / Underground Pop-up Map!

    Entirely hand-crafted in Paris too, by the artist.

    Size: about 8.5 x 8.5 cm (3.3 in) closed, 19.2 x 19.2 cm (7.5 in) open.

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  • Lettre-Ocean Pop-up CalligrammeLettre-Ocean Pop-up Calligramme

    Lettre-Ocean Calligram Pop-up Artwork

    120.00

    Guillaume Apollinaire double calligram “Lettre-Océan” graphic poem interpreted into a large and elegant pop-up artwork and decorative object.

    A3 size (14.8 x 42 cm = 5.8 x 16.5 in closed, about 28 x 42 cm = 11 x 16.5 in open), folder.

    100 copies only, hand-cut and assembled by the artist, numbered and signed.

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  • Steps Moonless Night Artist Pop-up CardSteps Moonless Night Artist Pop-up Card

    Steps: Moonless Night

    50.00

    Steps 2 Variation: Moonless Night (2022)
    A stand-alone, poetic variation on the artist’s book Steps 2.
    Its center is of black darkness, like a moonless night, like a black hole.

    Signed pop-up card.
    ca. 14 x 20 cm (5.5 x 8 in) closed / 25 x 20 cm (10 x 7.8 in) open.
    Entirely handcrafted by the artist,
    each card is unique.

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  • Steps Endless Pop-up ArtworkSteps Endless Pop-up Artwork

    Steps: Endless

    230.00

    Steps 2 Variation: Endless (2022)
    A stand-alone, poetic variation on the artist’s book Steps 2.
    Three staircases intertwined, falling endlessly into the light.

    Signed and numbered (1/1) pop-up artwork.
    210 gsm white bristol / blue paper, hardcover with translucent window.
    ca. 15 x 21 cm (5.9 x 8.2 in) closed / 24 x 21 cm (9.5 x 8.2 in) open.

    Entirely handcrafted by the artist,
    this is a unique artwork.

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  • Téléphone rose – carte pop-up

    30.00

    A pink telephone? A green phone number?? Yellow pages???

    A humorous pop-up based on a play-on-words taking literally French expressions that include adjectives of colors – quite obscure! hahaha!
    (A “pink telephone” is a sex chat line, a “green number” is a toll-free number, and “yellow pages” mean quite the same, a business phone directory ; )

    Patiently and meticulously made by the artist in Paris, France!

    Size: ca. 14 x 20 cm (5.5 x 7.8 in) closed. Signed card.

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  • Mini Tower of Horrors

    25.0090.00

    The Tower of Horrors has had babies!! Or not, hahaha.

    A fine pop-up card of a surprise mini-Tower, all in cuts and contrasts, and in 4 different versions (Welcome / Ouh / (Stars) / ??).

    Made by the artist in his Parisian workshop, patiently and meticulously, in a few copies only, and each one is unique!

    Size: 5.5 x 13.5 cm (ca 2.1 x 5.3 in) closed, 11 cm in height (4.3 in) and 27 cm in depth (10.6 in) once opened.

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  • Small Night Steps

    350.00

    Small Night Steps (2021)
    A poetic, kiri-origamic architecture, miniature pop-up book.
    Dreamed sceneries of impossible stairs under infinite starry skies.
    Backlighting reveals stars and constellations!

    5 pop-up spreads, hardcover, slipcase.
    Entirely handcrafted by the artist.
    Only 10 copies, numbered and signed.

    This miniature book unfolds into a leporello / accordion!
    6.3 x 7.2 x 2.5 cm (2.48 x 2.83 x 1 in) / approx. 35 cm (13.78 in) unfolded.

    Small Night Steps is in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art of New York City (Thomas J. Watson Library).

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  • Small Night Steps Card 1

    45.00

    Small Night Steps: Card #1 (2021)
    A poetic, kiri-origamic architecture, miniature pop-up spread.
    A dreamed scenery of impossible stairs below infinite starry skies.
    Backlighting reveals stars and constellations!

    Entirely handcrafted by the artist, each card is unique.
    This miniature card is also a beautiful and elegant object to be displayed.

    5.2 x 7.1 cm (2 x 2.8 in) closed / ca. 8 cm (3.15 in) opened.

    A stand-alone fragment of our miniature pop-up book Small Night Steps which is part of the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art of New York City.

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  • Small Night Steps Card 2

    45.00

    Small Night Steps: Card #2 (2021)
    A poetic, kiri-origamic architecture, miniature pop-up spread.
    A dreamed scenery of impossible stairs below infinite starry skies.
    Backlighting reveals stars and constellations!

    Entirely handcrafted by the artist, each card is unique.
    This miniature card is also a beautiful and elegant object to be displayed.

    5.2 x 7.1 cm (2 x 2.8 in) closed / ca. 8 cm (3.15 in) opened.

    A stand-alone fragment of our miniature pop-up book Small Night Steps which is part of the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art of New York City.

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  • Small Night Steps Card 3

    45.00

    Small Night Steps: Card #3 (2021)
    A poetic, kiri-origamic architecture, miniature pop-up spread.
    A dreamed scenery of impossible stairs below infinite starry skies.
    Backlighting reveals stars and constellations!

    Entirely handcrafted by the artist, each card is unique.
    This miniature card is also a beautiful and elegant object to be displayed.

    5.2 x 7.1 cm (2 x 2.8 in) closed / ca. 8 cm (3.15 in) opened.

    A stand-alone fragment of our miniature pop-up book Small Night Steps which is part of the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art of New York City.

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  • Steps 2: Night Steps

    Steps 2: Night Steps (2021)
    A poetic kiri-origamic architecture pop-up book.
    Dreams of impossible sceneries of stairs.
    Backlighting reveals stars and constellations!

    6 pop-up spreads, hardcover, slipcase.
    Entirely handcrafted by the artist.
    Only one copy, numbered and signed.

    The book can be unfolded into a leporello!
    ca. 15 x 20 x 3.5 cm (5.9 x 7.8 x 1.3 in) / 120 cm (47 in) unfolded.
    Text in English.

    – This unique copy is now in the collections of the Forney Library in Paris, France. –

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  • Steps Variation: Night Steps 1

    50.00

    Steps 2 Variation: Night Steps Card 1 (2021)
    A poetic spin-off of the artist’s book Steps 2.
    A beautiful starry sky appears with back lighting!

    Signed pop-up card.
    ca. 14 x 20 cm (5.5 x 7.8 in) / 22 x 20 cm (8.6 x 7.8 in) unfolded.
    Entirely handcrafted by the artist,
    each card is unique.

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  • Steps Variation: Night Steps 2

    50.00

    Steps 2 Variation: Night Steps Card 2 (2021)
    A stand-alone, poetic variation on the artist’s book Steps 2.
    A beautiful starry sky appears with back lighting!

    Signed pop-up card.
    ca. 14 x 20 cm (5.5 x 7.8 in) / 22 x 20 cm (8.6 x 7.8 in) unfolded.
    Entirely handcrafted by the artist,
    each card is unique.

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  • Steps 2: More Steps: Colors!

    580.00

    Steps 2: Colors! (2018)
    A poetic kiri-origamic architecture pop-up book.
    Dreams of impossible sceneries of stairs.

    6 pop-up spreads, hardcover, slipcase.
    Entirely handcrafted by the artist.
    Text in English.
    Only 3 copies, numbered and signed (one copy left, n° 2).

    The book can be unfolded into a leporello!
    20 x 15 x 3.5 cm / 20 x 120 cm unfolded

    Steps 2: Colors! is in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art of New York City (Thomas J. Watson Library).

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  • Steps 2: More Steps

    350.00

    Steps 2: More Steps (2018)
    A poetic kiri-origamic architecture pop-up book.
    Dreams of impossible sceneries of stairs.
    Will you want to wake up?

    6 pop-up spreads, hardcover, slipcase.
    Entirely handcrafted by the artist.
    Text in English.
    20 copies, numbered and signed.

    The book can be unfolded into a leporello!
    20 x 15 x 3.5 cm / 20 x 120 cm unfolded

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  • Steps Variation: Ciel Bleu

    60.00

    A poetic spin-off of the artist’s book Steps 2 (2018).

    Signed pop-up spread, belly band.
    ca. 14.5 x 20 (5.7 x 7.8 in) cm / 25 x 20 (9.8 x 7.8 in) cm opened.
    Entirely handcrafted by the artist.

    Each card is unique!

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  • Steps: Baby Steps

    250.00

    A beautiful, unique, decorative book-object
    for all bookshelves and table tops!

    Leporello-book, 5 pop-up spreads, slipcase.
    This book can be unfolded into a leporello!
    ca. 8.5 x 10.5 x 3 cm (3.3 x 4.1 x 1.2 in),
    ca. 55 x 10.5 cm (21 x 4.1 in) unfolded.

    Only 20 copies, numbered and signed.
    Entirely handcrafted by the artist.

    The mini version of Meggendorfer Award finalist Steps!

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  • Steps 1.5

    80.00

    A spiral of stairs in intricate pop-up kiri-origamic architecture.

    Leporello pop-up panel in signed slipcase.
    ca. 10.5 x 20 x 1 cm (4.1 x 7.8 x 0.4 in) in case,
    ca. 35 x 20 cm (13.7 x 7.8 in) unfolded.
    Two in One: both sides, obverse or reverse, can be displayed!
    Entirely handcrafted by the artist.

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  • Steps

    200.00

    Steps
    A poetic kiri-origamic architecture pop-up book.
    Two characters are lost in imaginary mazes of stairs.

    5 pop-up spreads, hardcover.
    The book can unfold into a leporello!
    Dimensions: approx. 21 x 15 x 3 cm / 21 x 120 cm unfolded.
    Text in French.
    Entirely handcrafted by the artist.

    Originally 10 copies, numbered and signed, plus a few artist proof copies.
    Now crafted on demand in a slightly different making and size.

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    There is also a mini-version of this book: Steps: Baby Steps.
    It’s half the size, twice as difficult to craft, and ten times as cute!
    A unique book-object for all bookshelves and table tops!

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  • Steps Boxed Cards Set

    Steps: Boxed Color Cards Set
    The art pop-up book Steps in a colorful set of 5 separate cards,
    housed in a wonderfully dashing box.

    Limited to one unique copy, numbered and signed.
    Cards & box entirely handcrafted by the artist.

    5 pop-up cards, monogrammed,
    signed certificate, box.
    The box is 15.6 x 11 x 2 cm (6.1 x 4.3 x 0.8 in).
    The cards (closed) are 10.4 x 14.7 cm (4.1 x 5.8 in).

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    There is also a mini-version of the initial book, Steps: Baby Steps.
    It’s half the size, twice as difficult to craft, and ten times as cute!
    A unique book-object for all bookshelves and table tops!

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  • Original Kirie Illustration: Haunted House

    80.00

    A unique original kirie artwork!

    Black paper,
    handcut and monogrammed by the artist,
    mounted on white paper.

    Bookmark size: 6 x 14.5 cm (2.36 x 5.7 in).

    One of a kind!

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    Please contact me if you are interested in seeing other kirie designs.

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  • Original Kirie Illustration: Waves

    120.00

    A unique original kirie artwork!

    Black paper,
    handcut and monogrammed by the artist,
    mounted on white paper.

    Bookmark size: 6.3 x 14.5 cm (2.48 x 5.7 in).

    One of a kind!

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    Please contact me if you are interested in seeing other kirie designs.

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