Artists' Books Collection

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Poems. Part of a collection of handmade chapbooks, most with cords for hanging (literatura de cordel), published by Ediciones Vigía under the auspices of the Cuban Ministry of Culture. Photocopied text with illustrations and borders on leaves and pages of recycled colored papers and coarse brown papers, glued and stapled at left margin and tied with cords to brown-paper portfolio-style wrappers. Wrappers and titles have painted and mounted decorated-paper illustrations. In brown paper sack with mounted decorated-paper illustrations, pressed flowers and leaves framing window shutters that open, and braided wool handles. Consta de doscientor ejemplares ... --Colophon. Members of the cooperative team that produced the book are listed on the colophon. MSU copy: Has no. 129 of limited edition.


  • Menéndez Matos, Arlenys
  • Pérez, Olga Marta

Publication Date: 2000

Original Size: 18 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 21 cm. in container 18 x 23 cm.

Collection: MSU Libraries Cuban Artists' Book Collection

Call Number: N7433.35.C8 C8

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