Torino: Art-Press, 1976. Large 8vo hardcover bound in red cloth with gold foil stamping on front and back cover and spine. Inside pages offset printed in black and white. Unpaginated. Text in Italian.
A profusely illustrated autobiographical artists’ book featuring a comprehensive selection of artwork and writings by Bertini. Between paintings, writings, collages, concrete poetry, and handwritten letters, this handsome book offers a personal side of Bertini as it relates to his work, influences, colleagues, and creative process.
Near fine with a bump to the bottom-right corner of the front cover which continues onto the first few pages of the text block, some of the gold foil on both front and back cover chipped off, and trace amounts of age toning throughout. Item #72