Artists' Books Collection

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Poems. Typescript, hand-lettered titles, and borders mimeographed on individual leaves of grained off-white paper. Preliminaries and colophon on brown and sand-colored papers; black tissue-paper endpapers. Stapled at left margin, glued to brown paper wrappers, and tied with green cord. Decorated-paper cutouts and collages mounted on wrappers and throughout. 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. Date of publication inferred from biographical information about the artist on back wrapper. Consta de doscientos ejemplares numerados ... --Colophon. LC has copy no. 034, signed by the author on front endpaper. MSU has copy no. 041, signed by author on front endpaper.


  • López, Ariel, 1978-
  • Ruiz Montes, Laura, 1966-

Publication Date: 1997

Original Size: 15, [5] p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

Collection: MSU Libraries Cuban Artists' Book Collection

Call Number: oversize N7433.35.C8 C8

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