Item No: #306719 Un danzón y un olvido de Marta Valdés. Marta Valdés.

Two Songs from a Noted Cuban Musician

Un danzón y un olvido de Marta Valdés

Notes: Pergamino (folded broadside). 7-1/4 by 7-1/2 inches; unfolding to 23 inches. One of 100 copies. Colección Zapote.

The lyrics of two songs, "El octavo día" and "Estampas matanceras", mimeographed from typescript with spot illustrations by Camilo Venegas Yero. Assembled from sheets of brown paper with a handcolored border and a string at the top for hanging.

Valdés is a major Cuban singer and her connection to Ediciones Vigía dates to the earliest days with a concert announcement issued in April 1985.


Edition + Condition: This copy is made from a sheet of stiff Kraft paper and a sheet of thin tan paper. The lower, thin paper, has several edge tears and a one-inch piece missing from the bottom edge, affecting part of the border.

Publication: Matanzas, Cuba: Ediciones Vigía, 1991.

Item No: #306719

Price: $250