Artists' Books Collection

Memoria francesa


Mimeographed reproduction of italic typescript, manuscript titles, drawings, and borders on individual leaves of brown and white paper. Stapled together, glued and tied with purple and white cord to brown paper wrappers. Wrappers and text have painted and mimeographed mounted paper cutouts (wrappers have collages); one mounted, folded paper illustration on p. [77]. 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 .... Fueron usados para esta edición papel kraft siena, papel bond ofset blanco, papel jatibond sepia, papel de China y otros papeles de distintas texturas, colores y gramajes --Colophon. MSU has copy no. 206, unsigned. LC has copy no. 169, apparently without author's signature.


  • Estévez Jordán, Rolando, 1950-
  • Ruiz Rodríguez, Raúl, 1941-

Publication Date: 1996

Original Size: 87 p. [i.e. 47 leaves] : ill. ; 22 cm.

Collection: MSU Libraries Cuban Artists' Book Collection

Call Number: oversize N7433.35.C8 C8

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