Item No: #306714 Autorretrato con cardo. Roberto Méndez.
Autorretrato con cardo

Pergamino with Handcoloring and Collage Illustrations

Autorretrato con cardo

Notes: Pergamino (folded broadside). 8-3/4 by 10-1/2 inches, unfolding to 40 inches. One of 200 copies. Colección del San Juan.

A poem broadside assembled from several mimeographed sheets of Kraft paper with both ragged and sculpted edges. There are illustrations and a decorative border, with some handcoloring, as well as mimeographed collage illustrations. Designed and illustrated by Abdel Rodríguez.


Edition + Condition: Short tears and minor loss to the sculpted top and bottom; there is a central hole at the top, perhaps for hanging, but no cord is present. Signed by the author on a tipped-on piece of paper, probably as issued.

Publication: Matanzas, Cuba: Ediciones Vigía, 1995.

Item No: #306714

Price: $250