Alfredo Alcain – artist’s book – Io Sono Pinocchio (1984)
Spain 1936

 

Io Sono Pinocchio (1984)

 

Io Sono Pinocchio (I am Pinocchio) is a concertina artist’s book. Pinocchio nose grows to almost 63 cm as we extend the the b&w etching.
With brush and paint in hand Pinocchio relates how his tall story telling brought about his elongated nose. Concertina format 10.0 x 63.0 cm (open).
10.0 x 6.5 cm folded and housed in plastic cassette case. B&W etching.
Signed, dated and editioned in pencil.
Edition 120/195.
Publisher: Galleria Estampa, Madrid

Collection: Centre for the Artist Book