4 SAILS. 1969.

4 SAILS. 1969.

Dunsyre: Wild Hawthorn Press, 1969

14.4x 13.6cm, 2pp. The card reproduces a sand-blasted glass work by Finlay against a view of small boats in a harbour. The text is made up of poetic texts where boat letter registrations of harbours inspire each phrase with the registrations letters in capitals, the rest lowercase – such as roSY fAr blacK, PatcheD BroKen fAded, Green FainteR LoatH and lucKY fuLl. Photograph by J.w. Lucas. The first photographic card by Finlay and also the first to show a three dimensional work. Murray 4.20.