Open the Gates.

By: [The Haybarn Press]

Price: $250.00

Quantity: 1 available


Millwood, New York: The Haybarn Press, 2006). "A Portfolio of images and language inspired by the cantata "The Gates of Justice" composed by Dave Brubeck drawing on texts from the Hebrew Bible, the Union Prayer Book, the writings of Hillel, the speeches of Martin Luther King, Jr., and original texts by Iola Brubeck with color lithographs by Ed Colker." First edition. Twelve leaves of text, printed on the recto only; frontis facsimile of a page from the composer's hand, six color lithographs entitled in pencil by the artist, all laid into a printed wrapper, 11 x 15 inches. Typeset in Palatino, printed on Rives and Canson papers. Lithographs printed by Maurice Sanchez, with color pochoir by the artist. An edition of 85 portfolios, numbered and signed by the composer and the artist. This is number 75. In publisher's white cloth clamshell box, unlettered, decorated in blind. Laid into the box is a one page prospectus and a color photograph of Brubeck and Cole, apparently engaged in signing the portfolios, dated October 31st, 2006 and with the subjects identified by Cole as "DB" and "EC". Portfolio in Fine condition, with some soiling to the cloth box.

Title: Open the Gates.

Author Name: [The Haybarn Press]

Categories: Other,

Seller ID: [thehaybarnpress]250millwood,newyork:thehaybarnpre