Invisible Cities; Translated from Italian and introduced by William Weaver With twelve drawings of sites and artifacts by Wayne Thiebaud. Italo Calvino, Wayne Thiebaud.
Invisible Cities; Translated from Italian and introduced by William Weaver With twelve drawings of sites and artifacts by Wayne Thiebaud

Invisible Cities; Translated from Italian and introduced by William Weaver With twelve drawings of sites and artifacts by Wayne Thiebaud

San Francisco: Arion Press, 1999. First edition thus. Hardcover. 36 x 34 cm. Limited edition, copy 114 of 400 signed by Wayne Thiebaud. Types are Veronese and Twentieth Century on Tiziano mould-made paper by Fabriano. Thiebaud color drawings from photo-polymer plates printed on mylar, backed by color stock in same color as the drawing enhance the dramatic contrast. The original work published in English by Helen Wolff at Harcourt Brace. Laid-in the original publisher prospectus, front cover printed and illustrated in blue and black with laminated pictorial photo in color of cover and some contents. Orig. aluminum binding with locking pin. Fine. Item #22470

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