Buenos Aires: Fundación Alon, 2007. b/w and color plates, ports., facs., bios/chrons., appen., bibls., boards. Item #86986
NUMBERED AND LIMITED EDITION 524/2500 comprising a selection of book illustrations and collages by artist Alfonso (b. Argentina 1929) created during the 1960's and 1970's. The book reviews in detail each of the editions illustrated, most of which were published during President Augusto Pinochet military regime. Books mentioned include: Segunda Parte del Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quixote… (Emece, 1958); El Gaucho Martin Fierro y la Vuelta… (Emece, 1960); El Matadero (Centro Editor de America Latina, CEAL, 1966); La Divina Comedia (Florence, 1968); Madmoiselle Fifi (Centro Editor de America Latina, CEAL, 1971); 5 issued of series Miniaturas de Andarin dedicated to Salvador Neruda's poetry (Torres Agüero, 1974), El Soldado que nos Enseño a Hablar (Altalena, 1978), and Romances del Rio Seco (Alcion Editores, 1984) with critic texts by Maria Teresa Constantin, Jose Pablo Feinmann, Babriela Francone, Pacho O' Donnell, Elena Olivares, Sylvia Saitta and Diana Wechsler. The book accompanies parallel exhibition held at the Centro Cultural Recoleta. ENGLISH AND SPANISH TEXT.