<b>The Caribbean Poetry of Derek Walcott & the Art of Romare Bearden </b>

The Caribbean Poetry of Derek Walcott & the Art of Romare Bearden


Signed by Walcott and Bearden in the colophon, as issued.


Original color lithograph (limited to 275 copies), laid in loose. #15/275.


Color illustrated linen with wrap-around scene. Fine is a near-fine slipcase. Only flaw is a hint of fading on the spine.


There were 8 different original lithographs created by Bearden for this book, all hand-printed on Rives paper at the Blackburn Studio, New York; although the colophon states the limitation for each lithograph to be 250, this one numbered 15/275. Newsletter laid in.

4to; xix, 210 pages : color illustrations ; 32 cm.

Title: The Caribbean Poetry of Derek Walcott & the Art of Romare Bearden

Author Name: Walcott, Derek; Introduction Brodsky, Joseph

Illustrator: Eight color illustrations by Romare Beardon of which 6 are double-page on white Mohawk eggshell paper.

Categories: West Indies and the Caribbean , FINE PRESS, Engraving / Illustration, ART; PHOTOGRAPHY; ARCHITECTURE,

Edition: Limited Edition: #787 of 2000 copies. printed by the Anthoensen Press.

Publisher: New York:, Limited Editions Club,: 1983.

Binding: Hardcover in slipcase.

Book Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket

Inscription: Signed by Walcott and Bearden in the colophon, as

lb: 6.00

Seller ID: 008783

Keywords: Caribbean -- Poetry; Nobel Prize Winners,