1999 · Luzern
ERNI (Hans) [1909–2015]:
Alphabet Anthropomorph [Anthropomorphic Alphabet].
Luzern, Michael Duplain and Nicolas Chabloz, Printers, 1998-1999.
With 26 engravings in black and 24 printed in color illustrating letters of the alphabet formed by entwined nudes. Pages bound in leporello-style pages with printed letterpress by Roland Meuter, Ascona.
Two volumes, bound in complimentary two-color inlay leather, packaged with the actual copperplate for printing Letter "C" engraved at the Atelier de Talle-Douce Pietro Sarto, St-Prex, the whole encased in protective leather and cloth clamshell box, Numbered and Signed by the artist in limited edition, # 3/26 C
Additional tirage: 5 copies (A-E) plus 3 artist copies. (Inventory #: BB078)