Order Nr. 136264 VISIBLE CITIES. Italo Calvino.
VISIBLE CITIES.
VISIBLE CITIES.
VISIBLE CITIES.
VISIBLE CITIES.
VISIBLE CITIES.
VISIBLE CITIES.
VISIBLE CITIES.
VISIBLE CITIES.
VISIBLE CITIES.
VISIBLE CITIES.

VISIBLE CITIES.

(High Tide Press).
  • New York: High Tide Press, 1993.
  • folio
  • loose sheets housed in a cloth clamshell box with an applied, cast resin architectural facade on the front lid.
  • (12) double-elephant folio leaves, folded

Price: $1,750.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 136264

Limited to 25 numbered copies signed by the illustrator / printer John Ross. A fine copy in fine clamshell box.

Illustrated with Twelve oversize spreads of relief prints made from collagraph plates depicting various architecture of cities described in Italo Calvino's book, "Invisible Cities". Prints also contain excerpts of Calvino's text, handset in metal and wood type. Printed on Rives BFK paper.

John Ross, printmaker, painter, art educator and author has been a Professor of studio art at Manhattanville College in Purchase, New York for 22 years, and a teacher in a Printmaking Workshop at the New School University in New York City for 50 years. His work is varied in subject matter, from cityscapes, figurative images, western landscapes, portraits, visions of architectural fantasies to the metamorphosis of people into structures or buildings. E-120.