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In the book Dimensions of Ambiguity, Terry Rodgers published a work that he dedicated to Marlies Dekkers in 2006. The 157 x 183-centimetre painting Eyes On You shows the convergence of their two worlds – an idea that developed round the table with Smel. The numbered and limited edition consists of a specially-designed box containing the book, a print and a special lingerie garment by the Netherlands’ most famous lingerie designer Marlies Dekkers.


Size: 5 x 31 x 43 cm landscape
Finishing: black micro cart board, one color foil printing on front cover, purple silk paper printed with pms copper. Credits sticker with black silk ribbon glued on the bottem of the box.
signed book The Apotheosis of Pleasure, a signed and numbered print (31 x 41 cm) and a special loungerie piece of famous renowned loungerie designer Marlies Dekkers.
Edition: 5 different boxes with different print and loungerie piece of Marlies Dekkers, all in a edition of 40 each.


© Terry Rodgers, 2006
© Marlies Dekkers, 2006


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