Illustrated book, Illustrated with four original full-page hors-texte loose etchings (with carborundum) by Henri Goetz, two of which are printed in color
58 x 42 x 0 cm
All signed and justified in pencil
From a total edition of 170 numbered copies printed on fine handmade wove paper, this is ONE OF ONLY 25 ACCOMPANIED BY A SECOND SUITE OF THE FOUR ETCHINGS, PRINTED ON LARGE FOLIO SHEETS OF JAPON NACRE, AND ALSO SIGNED AND JUSTIFIED IN PENCIL.
Folio (book) and large folio (suite). Book loose as issued in original wraps, cloth chemise, and cloth slipcase. Suite in matching cloth portfolio. FINE AND BRIGHT, WITH NO DEFECTS.
Milano: M'Arte Edizioni, 1979. The poetry of Jorge Guillén (facing-page Spanish and Italian versions), an outstanding member of Spain's legendary "Generación de 1927". Includes a facsimile, printed in blue, of Guillen's manuscript.
Henri Goetz was a New York-born Surrealist painter and engraver known for his artwork, as well as for inventing the carborundum printmaking process. Read More