Artists' Books Collection

Autorretrato con cardo


Typescript of poem with hand-lettered title, drawings, and decorative border mimeographed on one side of a ragged-edged brown paper banner with mounted cutouts of decorated and colored papers. Hanging cord at top center. Part of a collection of handmade books, most with cords for hanging (literatura de cordel), published by Ediciones Vigía under the auspices of the Cuban Ministry of Culture. Publication information from colophon. Este pergamino consta de doscientos ejemplares ... --Colophon. MSU has copy no. 199, signed by the author. LC has copy no. 171, signed by the author. Without cord.


  • Méndez, Roberto, 1958-
  • Rodríguez, Abdel

Publication Date: 1995

Original Size: 1 folded sheet ([1] p.) : col. ill. ; 101 x 23 cm. folded to 27 x 23 cm.

Collection: MSU Libraries Cuban Artists' Book Collection

Call Number: oversize N7433.35.C8 C8 Box 7, Tray 7A

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