La Juana Figueroa (Juana Figueroa). Jorge Ediciones Dos Amigos. Calvetti.

La Juana Figueroa (Juana Figueroa).

Buenos Aires: Ediciones Dos Amigos, 1984. Copy no. 19, one 6 copies on Holland paper, from a total issue of 27: 2 on Japan paper, 4 on Auvergne paper, 12 on Raffaello Fabriano paper, 6 on Holland paper (this copy) and 3 on Ingres paper. Page size: 12 inches x 9-1/4 inches; 40pp. Bound: loose in original black wrappers printed in gold with author, title and date on front panel, housed in publisher's black clamshell box with title printed in jade green, fine. Printed as an homage to prematurely deceased artist, Wladimiro Melgarejo Munoz, who first engraved the literal transcription of the JUANA FIGUEROA, a poem and warning by Jorge Calvetti, on an original etching, mezzotint, and dry point in 1977 and printed this on his hand press with the co-operation of Samuel Cesar Palui. Palui has revisited this intriguing poem and its visual interpretation herein. Item #9782

Price: $700.00