Philip Gallo, Scott Helmes, Karl Kempton, Ian Hamilton Finlay, Jonathan Williams

5 Visual Poems

Philip Gallo, Scott Helmes, Karl Kempton, Ian Hamilton Finlay, Jonathan Williams, 5 Visual Poems
 
5 Visual Poems: Philip Gallo, Scott Helmes, Karl Kempton, Ian Hamilton Finlay, Jonathan Williams

5 loose sheets issued in a portfolio of orange handmade paper, letterpress printed as broadsides, with colophon on verso of each sheet

11 1/2h x 16 1/4w in
VP_001

Portfolio

Jonathan Williams
A discreet sign on the Steinway ...
1986
1/130 copies printed in black with rules in several colors on light brown Arches paper from Universe type 

 

Scott Helmes 
Language
1986
1/100 copies printed in light gray on Okwara paper from Times Roman Semi Bold type

 

Philip Gallo
My lipstick 
1986
1/100 copies printed in red, green, blue and gray on Rives paper from Californian type 

Karl Kempton
Poem
1986
1/100 copies printed in blue on light blue Magnani paper

Ian Hamilton Finlay
Strawberry Hill
1986
1/140 copies printed on light brown De Wint paper from Caslon type

Description

portfolio has date 1966-86, but all broadsides were printed in 1986; unnumbered and unsigned copy in very good condition

Visual poetry is poetry or art in which the visual arrangement of text, images, and symbols is important in conveying the intended effect of the work.

$ 125