See New Brazilian Art by P M Bardi page 155 or Latin American and Caribbean Artists of the Modern Era by Steve Shipp page 318 to learn more about the artist. The folio measures 17 and one half inches by 12 inches. There are wood block prints through out the this limited edition folio along with 19 individual wood block prints depicting slaves. Each one of these wood block prints measures 12 by 17 inches. Signed in pencil. Limited edition of 1000 completed on the first day of August of the year nineteen hundred and fifty eight at the printing plant of the magazine "Habitat" in the city of Sao Paulo Brazil.
Clovis Graciano signed Gravure cuivre print 1907 1988. This folio measures 19 inches by 13 inches. See New Brazilian Art by P M Bardi page 154 or Latin American and Caribbean Artists of the Modern Era by Steve Shipp page 298 to learn more about the artist. Each of the 14 prints measures 18 and three quarter inches by 12 and three quarter inches and are signed in the plate. This edition is stamped 1280, 1966.
Hilda Hilst was born April 21 1930 died 2004. Learn more about the artist by going to these urls http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f06OE-1_R8E http://www.angelfire.com/ri/casadosol/vidaeobra.html This folio was printed Massao Ohno Deitora in 1962 in a limited edition of 700. The front page states Hilda Hilst Sete Cantos Do Poeta, Para O Anjo desenhos Wesley Duke Lee. Signed by the artist to a patron in 1964. Each of the seven abstract art images measurers approximately 2 and one half by 3 and one half inches. The folio measures 13 and one quarter inches by 9 and one half inches.
Antique hand colored lithograph of the constellation Hydra, dated 1835. Overall map measurements are 15.5 inches wide x 13.5 inches high. Lovely condition and framing.