my collections

pop-up and movable books

Puff the Magic Dragon
engineered by Bruce Foster

Contemporary artist, Tauba Auerbach,
creates pop-ups, 2D, 3D

Spratt's Obstetrical Tables, 1847
I call her, Lady Modesty.

Book Artist, Julie Chen, at work

Dean's
Little Red Riding Hood-c1850

Giraud's Bookano pop-up

Meggendorfer's
Lord Thumb
video and more!

The Astronomicum
Caesareum

Tuson's Myology
anatomical flap book

Sacrobosco's Sphaera

Videos of classic pop-ups

vojtěch kubašta

Czech It Out!
Translating Kubašta

Kubašta books on video

Kubašta exhibit
at the Bienes Museum, FL

wild & wacky books

Abecedarian

ephemera

Watchpapers: Practical Tokens of Labor and Love
A bit of naughtiness!

Movable postcards
You won't believe your eyes!

 

 

 

Kubašta books

If you know The Popuplady at all, you know she specializes in the oeuvre of Vojtěch Kubašta. Here are just a couple of his works.

Fairtytale series videos courtesy of The Bienes Museum of the Modern Book-2014. See the exhibit here. New

Puss in Boots

The Seven Ravens [Les Sept Corbeaux]

Little Red Riding Hood

Kubašta created as many as 15 pop-up creches, some were part of his Panascopic series, produced by Bancroft, London in the 1960s.

Here Comes the Circus [Het circus komt!]1968 is one of Kubašta's series of "theater" sets.

 Here is a musical presentation from a counting book.