Artists' Books Collection

Trabajos de amor perdidos


Typescript with decorative lower border mimeographed on individual leaves of grained brown paper; illustrations and hand lettered preliminaries on white and colored bond; black tissue-paper endpapers. Stapled at left margin, glued to brown Kraft paper wrappers, and tied with red and black cords. Wrappers illustrated with collages of colored, decorated, and corrugated papers; front wrapper has wood and hemp details. 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. Consta de doscientos ejemplares numerados, firmados por su autor ... --Colophon. MSU has unnumbered copy, signed by author in white ink on front endpaper. LC Copy 1 is no. 160, signed by the author in white ink on front endpaper. MSU copy: gift of Jeanne Drewes (2000).


  • Estévez Jordán, Rolando, 1950-
  • Montero, Reinaldo, 1951-

Publication Date: 1997

Original Size: 28, [2] leaves : ill. ; 25 cm.

Collection: MSU Libraries Cuban Artists' Book Collection

Call Number: oversize N7433.35.C8 C8 Box 6, Tray 6A

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