Milano: All’insegna del pesce d’oro, 1962. Edition of 1,000 of which this is no. 496. Small square 8vo printed in black and white. Publisher’s original bellyband has been diagonally pasted into the inside front cover, with previous owners ex-libris stamp on blank title page. 72 pp. Text in Italian, French, and English.
No. 5 in the ‘Il quadrato’ series curated by Munari featuring writers and poets including Nin, O’Hara, and Paz, with photographs, collages, and illustrations by Miller, Duchamp, and Twombly. A beautiful and rare grouping of some of the best European and American avant-garde artists of the early 1960’s.
Very good with foxing and rubbing to covers, including a 2 x 1" abrasion at the lower-right corner of back cover from the removal of a price sticker. Some darkening to edges of the text block with pages showing trace amounts of age toning. Item #35
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