WORKS ON PAPER: Recent Acquisitions (& a Few Old Favorites)

February 2–28, 2016

  1.    Mary Ellen Solt, TIME. Francis R. Esteban, artist. 28 x 11 inches.  100
         Poetry on the Buses placard, Carnegie-Mellon University Press, 1978.

  2.    Vintage textile stencils. Japan, c. 1839. 9.5 x 16 inches.  250 each

  3.    Peter Downsbrough. Two Pipes. Segrate, Italy, 1974. Duncan McNaughton, for Peter.   sold
         14 x 20.5 inches. Yanagi Broadside IV, 1977. Offset lithograph, edition of 300 copies.                                                                             

  4.    W.P. Scott. “Les feuilles du sieur Nieuwerkerke,” 1973. 13 x 20.5 inches. Lithograph with handwork.   250

  5.    Marc Chagall. The Angel, 1960. 9.5 x 12.5 inches. Color lithograph (Mourlot 288).   250

  6.    Manuel Izquierdo. Boy with Bird, 1997. 8.5 x 12 inches. Woodcut; printed and inscribed by the artist.   350

  7.    Jack Hirschman. “Totems.” c. 1980–81. 8.5 x 11 inches. Visual poem; manuscript. (From a series of twelve; others available.)   100

  8.    Staré Kamenné Mosty v Cechách. n.d. 13 x 15 inches. Lithograph, Charles Bridge, Prague.   50

  9.    Veronica Graham. Mine Field, 201229.25 x 18 inches. Silkscreen on vellum. Edition of 15 copies.   450

10.   Allen Ginsberg. Reading at University of San Francisco, 1967. 12 x 21.5 inches. Offset lithograph.   75
         Poster design by Wesley Tanner.

11.   Jim Blashfield. Silkscreen poster for William P. Wreden, 1967. 13.5 x 21.5 inches.   250
         19th International League of Antiquarian Booksellers Congress, San Francisco.

12.   Thomas Meyer & John Gorham reading for UC Berkeley Rhymers Club, c. 1967. 19 x 5 inches.   100                 
         Letterpress poster, designed and printed by Graham Mackintosh.

13.   Philip Daughtry. Doon Pit. Sombre Reptiles, 1981. 21 x 12 inches.   150
         Letterpress broadside designed and printed by MaryAnn Hayden; edition of 100 copies.

14.   Michael McClure. Two for Bruce Conner. Oyez #1, 1964. 12 x 17.5 inches.   60
         Letterpress broadside; designed and printed by Auerhahn Press.

15.   Barbara Crow. An Acrobatic Alphabet. Whittington Press, 1986. 15.5 x 21 inches.   75
         Edition of 50 copies printed from wood blocks on Hosho paper; 1/15 copies issued as posters.

16.   Larry Eigner. “over and over, ends” Restau Press, 1970. 12.5 x 17.5 inches.   60
         Letterpress broadside printed by William Ferguson; one of 75 copies numbered and signed.

17.   Ethelbert White. Sawing Logs. Fleece Press, 1992. 9.5 x 13.5 inches. Wood engraving and letterpress.   50

18.   Joanne Kyger. “Elliptical and irregular” from Again, La Alameda Press, 2001. 7.75 x 18 inches.   100
         Printed letterpress and with original painting by Jeff Bryan.

19.   Janine Pommy Vega. Song of the Soul to Itself on a Rooftop. San Francisco, c. 1969. 17.5 x 22.5 inches.   125

20.   Paul Maurer. Campo Santos. Passages Bookshop, 1995. 18.25 x 13 inches. Letterpress broadside.   75
         Collage and hand coloring by artist, with Nancy Culmone & printer Katherine Kuehn.

21.   Jack Hirschman. Letterpress flyer for reading from Black Alephs. Trigram, 1968. 8.25 x 12.5 inches.   25