Artists' Books Collection

A Clevilla, por su poema "El puro rigor"""


Poem text printed on a sheet of white bond paper with torn edges, folded and attached by two strings to a tag giving publisher name, series statement and copy no. This sheet fits into an envelope of coarse brown paper, with title, name of author and an illustration affixed college-style. Envelope is partially affixed at verso to a folded sheet of coarse brown paper (67 x 21 cm. folded to 18 x 21 cm.) with a printed illustration (accented by hand-coloring) on the side to which the envelope is attached and with colophon and other text and illustrations affixed to the other side. A handle of two pieces of yarn is affixed at the head of this sheet. This sheet, folded, fits through a loop (7 cm. wide) of coarse brown paper bearing an affixed illustration and the text, Edición especial por el cumpleaños ochenta de F.G.M. Affixed texts and illustrations are on yellow, white and sand-colored papers. Limited ed. of 200 copies. One of a series of handmade books published by Ediciones Vigía.


  • Estévez Jordán, Rolando, 1950-
  • García Marruz, Fina, 1923-
  • Ruiz Montes, Laura, 1966-

Publication Date: 2003

Original Size: 1 sheet : ill. ; 82 x 13 cm. folded to 11 x 13 cm. + 1 envelope (ill. ; 12 x 16 cm.) with attachment (ill. ; 18 x 21 cm.)

Collection: MSU Libraries Cuban Artists' Book Collection

Call Number: oversize N7433.35.C8 C8 Box 23, tray D1

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