Hannover: Edition H, 1969. First edition of 300, with an additional 100 issued as a deluxe edition. This being the former. Saddle-stapled softcover 4to printed in black and white on recto sides only with pages featuring various die-cuts. Unpaginated (20 pp.) Text in German.
Artists’ book by Jirí Kolár featuring typescript concrete poems on die-cut pages based on artwork originally created in 1963. The book showcases Kolár’s mastery of concrete poetry as it relates to the artists’ book through layering and depth creating a definitively unique reading experience. One in a series of books by Kolár created in this theme.
Trace amounts of age toning and faint creasing to a few of the pages from the die-cutting process. Else near fine. Item #825