Pirate Maps and Papers

artwork by Benjamin De Kosnik

Inkjet with over-printing, magnifying glass, metal hook. Dimensions H x L (30″ x 48″).

2011, 2013

Installation of two long scrolls, framed and mounted on a wall abutting each other. In the left third of the top frame, an archaic hand-held magnifying glass is mounted on a small metal hook, inviting viewers to look closely at the microscopic text within the frame.