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Collections Three Poems by Octavio Paz

Collections Three Poems by Octavio Paz

Title
Three Poems by Octavio Paz
Date
1987-1988
Dimensions
open 21.75 × 36.5 × inches
Materials
letterset, lithograph, chine appliqué on paper
Location
Not on view

Object Details

Type
Books (Books)
Accession Number
2000.113.1-.2
Edition
AP IX/XXX from an edition of 750
Inscriptions
on colophon page in pencil BC “Octavio Paz RM”; on colophon page in pencil BC “AP IX/XXX”
Physical Description
An artist’s book of twenty-seven original lithographs by Motherwell and three poems by Octavio Paz. Printed in Spanish (red) and English (black), with English translation by Eliot Weinberger.
Printer
Trestle Editions Ltd. by Bruce Porter assisted by David Lantow and Willian Olsen. Text hand set at Stamperia Valdonega, Verona, Italy, cast by Funcicion Tipografica Neufville. 1st poem printed at the Wild Carrot Press Letterpress, Hadley MA; second poen printed at Stamperia Valdonega, Verona, Italy; third poem printed at Heritage Printers, Charlotte, North Carolina. Book design by Ben Shiff.
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret and Angus Wurtele and the Dedalus Foundation, 2000