neu-isenburg: galerie patio verlag, 1989. First edition of 60. Block bound narrow 4to in self-wrappers with French fold pages printed in black on thick newsprint. Unpaginated (80 pp.) Text in German.
Artists’ book by Wolfgang Schmidt exploring concrete poetry and abstraction of language through letterforms and words arranged in circle motifs.
One in a series of artists’ books by the German artist, graphic designer, and typographer, all of which were printed in limited editions. Reminiscent of other artists’ books by Schmidt’s contemporaries and colleagues, including Hansjörg Mayer, Franz Mon, Diter Rot, and Bruno Munari.
Very good with trace amounts of offset rubbing and two faint stains to front and rear covers, wear around extremities, and bumps to corners. Item #928