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The Resource Tsarouchis : the face of modern Greece = Tsarouchēs : to prósōpo tēs Elládas

Tsarouchis : the face of modern Greece = Tsarouchēs : to prósōpo tēs Elládas

Label
Tsarouchis : the face of modern Greece = Tsarouchēs : to prósōpo tēs Elládas
Title
Tsarouchis
Title remainder
the face of modern Greece = Tsarouchēs : to prósōpo tēs Elládas
Title variation
Tsarouchēs
Title variation remainder
to prósōpo tēs Elládas
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • gre
  • eng
  • gre
  • eng
Summary
A folio in celebration of Greece's most renowned modern artist, Yannis Tsarouchis
Cataloging source
NDD
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Language note
Bilingual edition, with text printed in English and Greek throughout
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Tsarouchis : the face of modern Greece = Tsarouchēs : to prósōpo tēs Elládas
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Colophon: "Published ... in an edition of 424 copies: 367 copies numbered from 1-367, 26 copies lettered from A to Z, 31 copies designated for the contributors. Printed by letterpress on Heavyweight Somerset Paper. The text is set in Garamond type. The text, along with 35 large color plates, are laid into a portfolio designed by the artist. All copies of this edition have been signed by each of the contributors, many of whom have worked with Yannis Tsarouchis in film, stage, and the book arts, while others are owners or admirers of his work
  • Text group includes a preface by Melina Mercouri, Minister of Culture and Sciences of Greece 1981-1989; a biography of Yannis Tsarouchis; a personal statements by the artist; and tributes to the artist by many of his friends and admirers, including writers and poets Reynolds Price, Sir Stephen Spender, John Updike, and James Merrill; filmmakers Michael Cacoyannis, Jules Dassin, and Costa Gavras; artist David Hockney; photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson, and many others
  • Final 5 leaves of text group carry autograph signatures of all contributors; art portfolio includes one letterpress bifolium containing list of paintings contained therein
  • Prospectus booklet laid in; includes 5 mounted color reproductions (15.2 x 9.8 cm or smaller) of portrait paintings by Tsarouchis
  • Issued in two beige cloth-covered portfolios, with text leaves laid in one case, and leaves of mounted color plates laid in the other; original portrait drawing by Tsarouchis silkscreen-printed in orange on upper covers of both portfolios; both portfolios laid in matching beige cloth clamshell box, also silkscreen-printed with same portrait drawing, lined in orange paper, and with orange silk lift tabs
Dimensions
39 x 29 cm in case 43 x 33 cm.
Extent
2 v. ([3], 25, [4] bifolia, [7] leaves; 36 leaves of mounted plates, [1] bifolium)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is number 73 of 367 numbered copies. In tan corrugated cardboard clamshell box. Purchase, Sylvester & Orphanos, 2008, with funds from the Daniel T. Richards Endowment for Support of the Thomas Baxter Camp and Alice Jarrett Camp Collection.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)312487804
  • ucoclc312487804
Label
Tsarouchis : the face of modern Greece = Tsarouchēs : to prósōpo tēs Elládas
Publication
Note
  • Colophon: "Published ... in an edition of 424 copies: 367 copies numbered from 1-367, 26 copies lettered from A to Z, 31 copies designated for the contributors. Printed by letterpress on Heavyweight Somerset Paper. The text is set in Garamond type. The text, along with 35 large color plates, are laid into a portfolio designed by the artist. All copies of this edition have been signed by each of the contributors, many of whom have worked with Yannis Tsarouchis in film, stage, and the book arts, while others are owners or admirers of his work
  • Text group includes a preface by Melina Mercouri, Minister of Culture and Sciences of Greece 1981-1989; a biography of Yannis Tsarouchis; a personal statements by the artist; and tributes to the artist by many of his friends and admirers, including writers and poets Reynolds Price, Sir Stephen Spender, John Updike, and James Merrill; filmmakers Michael Cacoyannis, Jules Dassin, and Costa Gavras; artist David Hockney; photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson, and many others
  • Final 5 leaves of text group carry autograph signatures of all contributors; art portfolio includes one letterpress bifolium containing list of paintings contained therein
  • Prospectus booklet laid in; includes 5 mounted color reproductions (15.2 x 9.8 cm or smaller) of portrait paintings by Tsarouchis
  • Issued in two beige cloth-covered portfolios, with text leaves laid in one case, and leaves of mounted color plates laid in the other; original portrait drawing by Tsarouchis silkscreen-printed in orange on upper covers of both portfolios; both portfolios laid in matching beige cloth clamshell box, also silkscreen-printed with same portrait drawing, lined in orange paper, and with orange silk lift tabs
Dimensions
39 x 29 cm in case 43 x 33 cm.
Extent
2 v. ([3], 25, [4] bifolia, [7] leaves; 36 leaves of mounted plates, [1] bifolium)
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is number 73 of 367 numbered copies. In tan corrugated cardboard clamshell box. Purchase, Sylvester & Orphanos, 2008, with funds from the Daniel T. Richards Endowment for Support of the Thomas Baxter Camp and Alice Jarrett Camp Collection.
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)312487804
  • ucoclc312487804

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