Artists' Books Collection

Pelusín del Monte : teatro de titeres


Includes pattern for a hand puppet [p. 3-4] Typescript reproduced on coarse brown and sand-colored paper, with decorative borders and yellow tissue endpapers, stapled and glued to cardboard covered with illustrated and decorated wrappers. Front wrapper has movable flaps representing the front of a country house and a thatched roof. These open to reveal, pop-up style, the figures of Pelusín and his grandmother seated at a table. Wrappers have hand-colored line drawings; thatched roof isrepresented by green crepe paper with cut fringes. Consta de doscientos ejemplares numerados, iluminados a mano ... --Colophon. MSU has multiple copies. Copy 1is no. 175; copy 2 is unfinished, unbound, and unnumbered. Handmade books published by Ediciones Vigía under the auspices of the Cuban Ministry of Culture.


  • Alonso, Dora, 1910-
  • Calero, Zenén, 1955-

Publication Date: 2000

Original Size: 99 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

Collection: MSU Libraries Cuban Artists' Book Collection

Call Number: oversize N7433.35.C8 C8

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