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Alluvium: After the Flood, detail
Alluvium: After the Flood, detail
handmade paper, black walnut dye, quartersawn white oak
2011

Several thousand sheets of handmade paper are stacked almost three feet high, each layer representing a year of alluvial deposits along the Mississippi River in the Delta region. This area has some of the richest topsoil in the world, built up over millennia of flooding and alluvial deposits.