Artists' Books Collection



Mimeographed reproduction of text and illustrations, on pages andd individual leaves of grained white and brown papers. Endpapers are black tissue paper. Stapled and glued to brown paper wrappers and tied with yellow and white cord. Wrappers have glued on illustrations; dried plants glued on front. 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. Consta de doscientos ejemplares numerados, firmados por su autor; iluminados a mano, mimeografiadas y totalmente manufacturadas por las Ediciones Vigía de Matanzas, Cuba, en su Colección del San Juan. --Colophon. MSU has copy no. 164. MSU copy: gift of Jeanne Drewes (2000).


  • Ariel, Sigfredo, 1962-
  • León, José Félix, 1973-

Publication Date: 1997

Original Size: 33 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

Collection: MSU Libraries Cuban Artists' Book Collection

Call Number: oversize N7433.35.C8 C8 Box 3, Tray 3C

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